Thursday, July 2, 2020

Can we trust cruise ships, airlines to protect us from coronavirus?

Reopening fever is being peddled as the antidote to cabin fever, a major side effect of the novel coronavirus quarantine. Travelers are eager to get...

We should have stopped system that let Arbery’s killers escape

An unarmed person of color is killed by police or by self-appointed vigilantes. Authorities accept, without question, an explanation of self-defense. It is only...

Chaplain shares information on hospice care during COVID-19

“As we continue to add value and uplift people, we must be aware and reflect on how the pandemic affects us and our ministries...

The need for a national Black coronavirus task force

In this COVID-19, coronavirus pandemic, in 2020, Black Americans have the highest morality rates and worse health outcomes of any racial group in the...

Ida B’s Pulitzer was late but right on time

Exactly 136 to the day after Ida B. Wells was thrown off a Chesapeake and Ohio railroad train, she was awarded a Pulitzer Prize...

Celebrating Malcolm X, a warrior and master teacher

A former United States president has been quoted as saying “Knowledge will forever govern ignorance. And a people who want to govern themselves must...

Black entrepreneurs assisting small businesses with applications

According to a recent release, VyStar Credit Union is drawing attention about additional funding for the SBA’s PPP (Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program),...

Daytona’s Black community needs testing sites

A genocide of Blacks in cities across America is not a forgone conclusion if more Blacks don’t get tested for coronavirus. So says  a Florida...

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...

The role of the Black church during a pandemic

These times are challenging, stressful and unprecedented; it calls for all of us to raise our game and our consciousness in the hopes that...