Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Less hate and more unity are still needed

Comments for the week must be preceded by congratulations for President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice-President-Elect Kamala Harris. Compared with most elections I have experienced,...

An agenda for racial and economic justice

The 77 and a half million votes for President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris are the most ever cast for a presidential ticket, breaking...

Runoffs in Georgia offer a clear choice

Despite all the mud, Georgians will have a clear choice. Will they respond to those sowing fear or those raising hopes? On Jan. 5, Georgia...

The Black community helped Biden win

The Black vote matters and your vote is your voice. As President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris accept and assume responsibility to...

A huge victory and more work to do

After four exhausting years of President Donald Trump and four excruciating days of vote counting, the election was called for President-elect Joe Biden and...

Exhale, inhale – time to get to work

We need to roll up our sleeves and get to it. Civic engagement is not a seasonal thing, it’s an all the time thing....

COVID halts women’s workplace progress

Economic recovery will be a long time coming. The Federal Reserve Bank said our corona recession will last into 2021, and perhaps even into...

Black athletes and artists addressing ‘the squeaky wheel’

An old axiom states that “the squeaky wheel gets the grease.” In other words, no one knows, cares, or does anything about your pain...

Pandemic’s toll on young Black women

Earlier this year, as part of our work with the Southern Rural Black Women’s Initiative and Human Rights Watch, we spoke to a young...

Kanye and Ice Cube – don’t let them confuse you

Joe Biden has shown his ability and willingness to help our community. I think it’s wrong to say both men are evil. Even if...