The Hill with April Ryan is a weekly digital series hosted by April Ryan. It covers the ever-changing landscape of Capitol Hill and its impact on Black America. Each week, we feature unique interviews from Washington D.C. change agents to discuss politics and policy.

Ron DeSantis Prepares to Run for President | The Hill with April Ryan

May. 31, 2024 – 08:28 – For this edition of The Hill with April Ryan Black leaders speak out against Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and his soft launch for president as he continues to support his ban on African-American studies in Florida. Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass says the Desantis base suppports the ban on African-American studies. The newly elected mayor said those who walk through Charlottesville, Virginia with tiki torches are part of that base. Also in this addition of the Hill, two centenarian survivors of the Black Wall Street massacre in the Greenwood section of Tulsa, Oklahoma, traveled to the Ghanaian Embassy in Washington D.C. to receive dual citizenship. Vice president Kamala Harris attended that ceremony. And, Keisha Lance Bottoms is saying goodbye to her work at the White House after an extended stay in the office of public liaison.

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Ron DeSantis Prepares to Run for President | The Hill with April Ryan

Ron DeSantis Prepares to Run for President | The Hill with April Ryan

VP Calls Roger Fortson's Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

VP Calls Roger Fortson’s Mother Ahead of Her Address to the Air Force Academy

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Black employment Is Better Says Biden Labor Secretary

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona on The Hill

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona on The Hill

Marilyn Mosby request for presidential pardon

Marilyn Mosby request for presidential pardon

The Hill; David Anthony Thomas Interview

The Hill; David Anthony Thomas Interview

White House Brown V. Board Anniversary

White House Brown V. Board Anniversary

White House On Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby

White House On Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby

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President Biden to Speak at Moreheouse College

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An Exclusive Look Into the Obama Presidential Center

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The White House Unveils New Plan for Student Debt

Governor Wes Moore Warns of Economic Disruption

Governor Wes Moore Warns of Economic Disruption

Exploring Issues Facing Black Women

Exploring Issues Facing Black Women

Haiti Prime Minister Ariel Henry Resigns

Haiti Prime Minister Ariel Henry Resigns

Daniel Cameron Eyes Mitch McConnell's Seat

Daniel Cameron Eyes Mitch McConnell’s Seat

Donald Trump's Racist Statements Continue

Donald Trump’s Racist Statements Continue

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