Thursday, September 24, 2020

Local artist to host Caribbean-themed virtual exhibits

Weldon Ryan is playing out his story, making strides in cyberspace despite the coronavirus attack. The artist, a former Flagler County Art League president, joined...

What we must do to protect ourselves and each other from the coronavirus 

Those who are younger might be unintentionally causing harm to the elderly and those who have health challenges. It appears that far too many young...

We don’t need Trump’s thugs in Chicago

“Hitler had his Brown shirts and Mussolini had his Black shirts, now Donald Trump has his camouflage shirts.” Thus, began a statement signed by 15...

It’s what Trump does; not what he says

There are 100 days before the election, and President Trump is behind in the polls. “We’ve been fooled by the polls before. Listen, Trump has...

Don’t reopen schools without a safety plan

Common sense and intelligence can still determine what we do, even in this crazy environment. We’re not going to use our children as guinea...

Why do we need to be convinced?

Jane Elliott said, “If we didn’t have all those years when Black lives didn’t matter, we wouldn’t have to have a Black Lives Matter...

Adding fuel to the pandemic’s fire

Since the president refuses to develop a national plan to address the coronavirus pandemic even as the death toll increases, let him hawk beans....

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...