Friday, April 23, 2021

How minority entrepreneurs could break into the medical cannabis industry

This commentary is provided by the Medical Marijuana Education and Research Initiative (MMERI) of Florida A&M University. How does someone get into the medical marijuana...
Ben jealous

We urgently need Kristen Clarke

Kristen Clarke is a brilliant lawyer and Americans would be lucky to have her working for us.  President Joe Biden has nominated Clarke to lead...

George Floyd minus video equals Trayvon Martin

The trial is over. Former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted on all three charges in the murder of Mr. George Perry...
Marc H. Morial

HUD secretary will put racial equity at the forefront

“We need to make the dream of home ownership — and the security and wealth creation that comes with it — a reality for...
Dr E Faye Williams

Keep knocking at the door

Recently, the Republican legislature sent a bill to Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, which he signed, enacting voting restrictions aimed at communities of color.  Objective observers view...
roger caldwell

Is White privilege and racism creating Black power and unity?

With the death of George Floyd and the indictment of racist police officers, America is forced to examine its system of trust and integrity. It...
Johnny L. MCcray

It’s time for B-CU’s Board of Trustees to adopt ‘best practices’

As stakeholders of the Bethune-Cookman University, the National Alumni Association (NAA) is ready to stand with university leaders in support of “best practices.” The B-CU...
Ben jealous

Justice is on trial in the George Floyd case

The murder trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has begun, 10 months after George Floyd died in the street with Chauvin’s knee on...
Dr E Faye Williams

Remembering Elijah McClain during Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech, and nonverbal communication which affects one...
James E. Clyburn

Changing the course of the pandemic for all Americans

It has been a little more than a year since COVID-19 was officially discovered within the boundaries of the United States. It has been...