Democrats, we are your base!

For years, Black people have delivered our vote to Democrats. Many Democrats wouldn’t have won without our vote. Now some Black people, and other...

Warning: More cesspool politics ahead

Donald Trump’s success completes for the moment the most astonishing act of self-destruction in the history of American politics. I’m referring, of course, to...

Students are more than statistical data

Education that focuses on seeing students as statistics is bound to plague our youth for years. When systems and/or institutions are setup to measure the...

Inaction cannot be an option

How can inaction continue to be an option in the face of senselessness and intolerance fueled by guns? We must act to save our...

Pitfalls to avoid when making a student loan

If you are a college student, a recent college graduate or a college drop-out, student loan debt is not only likely, but probable. Among Black...

Our nation’s unfinished business

brought racial disorders to American
cities, and with them shock, fear and bewilderment to the
nation.
The worst came during a two-week period in July, first...

LBJ’s War On Poverty Still Only Partly Won

Fifty years ago this week, Medgar Evers, the NAACP regional secretary in Mississippi, was murdered by a member of the White Citizens’ Council. Evers’...

Abandoning Harriet Tubman plan is mistake

“I have been particularly struck by the many comments and reactions from children for whom Harriet Tubman is not just a historical figure,...

This is a season of justice and righteousness

Last week, the Electoral College met to cast their ballots for the new president after a bitterly contested election in a deeply polarized nation....

‘If…Then’ is the question of the hour

Most teachers, especially English and math, recognize the words “IF...THEN” as foundational in teaching the concepts of “cause and effect” or “theoretical relationships.” These are...

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