Monday, August 10, 2020

Jazz artists’ online concert airs in September

Chauncey Dunham, CEO/CVO of A Dante Production, is ramping up North Central Florida’s entertainment, produced by the onslaught of COVID-19, and developing into a...

Sports can unite us; racial slurs divide us

Racism runs rampant in towns and cities neighboring large Indigenous populations. I’ve been told to ‘go back to the reservation’ and asked by White...

Black women and children’s lives matter

While in the midst of proclaiming Black Lives Matter (and I agree), I want to make it clear that  all  Black Lives Matter, including...

We must confront the enemy within

At least six Black children were killed during the “Fourth of You Lie” weekend.  They weren’t doing anything wrong – just attending a community...

Youtube concert benefits faith-based nonprofit

The Museum of Arts and Sciences and A Dante Production will present “Jazz on the Green,” a must-watch performance, airing Sept. 18, 9 p.m.,...

During the pandemic, is prison a death sentence?

What happens in prison does not stay in prison. The cell blocks and bars give  us  a false sense of containment. Nothing could be...

College football practices during COVID-19 are nuts

If the NCAA isn’t responsible enough to suspend the season, it should at the very least require that every athlete be given a choice...

The measure of a president

As a student of philosophical principles, I am aware of the school of thought that does not believe in the existence of “normal” as...

Friends help Mildred O’Bryan celebrate 97th birthday

For the Lord is good and His love endures forever;His faithfulness continues through all generations Psalm 100:5   It was a spectacularly sunny day for the...

What have we become with Trump?

I remember Dick Gregory frequently saying to me, “Don’t you know when a man like Donald Trump and his people put on MAGA hats...