Sunday, September 27, 2020

Looking for answers during this challenging time?

This coronavirus that has us sheltering in place has taken some through many different emotions. Some have experienced fear, concern, stress and many negative...

Remembering the life, legacy of John F. Kennedy

“One hundred years of delay have passed since President Lincoln freed the slaves, yet their heirs, their grandsons, are not fully free. They are...

Why Warren should be Clinton’s VP

Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic Party nominee for president, is now sorting out her pick for her running mate and potential vice president. She’s...

The power of resistance

Most people know Sir Isaac Newton as the self-described “natural philosopher” who is credited with describing certain “Laws of Nature.”  Newton’s Third Law of...

How to make democracy more democratic

When the United States of America was born, emphasis was far greater on “States” than “United.” Citizens of the newly-formed nation identified first and foremost...

Congress must investigate Trump’s misconduct

“Any attempt by a President to use the office of the presidency of the United States for...

We need all-Black police officers in inner-city neighborhoods

In a 1992 column written for the Richmond Free Press I wrote, “Someone should tell young Black males who are killing each other with...

The Daytona Times staff chose the top stories our newspaper staff reviewed, covered or...

Plenty of heat for B-CU brass It was another turbulent year for Bethune-Cookman University. In February, then-president Dr. President Edison O. Jackson was criticized for...

More Black denials than access to mortgages

The nation’s oldest minority professional real estate trade association recently held its 68th annual convention in Houston. Founded in July 1947, the National Association...

Trump’s 2021 budget reflects his values

You say you are a Christian, but neither tithe nor have a church home. You say support civil rights, but have no connection to...