Friday, April 23, 2021

Sean Hannity’s Black Conservatives By A. Peter Bailey

  As anyone who regularly reads this column knows, I have absolutely no regard for Sean Hannity, the obnoxious, right-wing talk show propagandist for Fox...

Here’s why I am Sandra Bland

Had I ever met Sandra Bland, I am sure I would have liked her. She is described as an advocate for justice who had embraced...

How to win elections behind the ‘Cotton Curtain’

We won the Voting Rights Act of 1965 at Selma, combining the power of a principled mass movement led by Dr. King and a...

Deceptive debt collectors target vets, military families

Debt collection remains the top complaint most often reported to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Two newly-released CFPB reports reveal which consumers are...

Veteran journalist George E. Curry dies at 69

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER & DAYTONA TIMES STAFF  Renowned journalist George E. Curry died late Saturday evening (Aug. 20), according to his family. Curry also...

Brown’s bill seeks financial justice for Wells Fargo victims

A series of developments following the Wells Fargo scandal has now led to the introduction of legislation designed to bring financial justice to the...

Private prisons resurrection represents pay-to-play

Twenty-four hours after the election of Donald Trump, the stock prices of America’s privately-run prisons soared. This came as no surprise to private prison...

For 100 days, Trump fought a war against Obama

Lauren Victoria Burke TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE There was the proposed massive budget cut to the Department of Housing and Urban Development; the incessant rhetoric about...

Black women will rise despite unequal treatment

Lots of women’s organizations commemorate Equal Pay Day, which this year was April 5. It meant that women, in general, would have had to...

National Urban League mourns Simeon Booker’s death

For many decades, including during my years as mayor of New Orleans, Jet magazine ran a column of happenings from around the country called...