Monday, March 8, 2021

Why I am ‘FOR’ the half-cent sales tax

I love Daytona Beach with every inch of my spirit. I love our Midtown community, I love Bethune-Cookman University...

Standing on sacred ground

Three unarmed Black men encountered a group of White men walking down a dirt road in Slocum, Texas on July 29, 1910. Without warning,...

The face of economic recovery

From its June 18-19 meeting, the Federal Reserve is hedging its bets. It says the US economy is on the mend, but more slowly...

A statue for Marion Barry and for us

Marion Barry, Jr. was the longest-serving mayor of Washington, D.C. The people and the pundits of Washington gave him the moniker “Mayor for Life”...

Boycott Florida: An idea whose time has come

DR. RON DANIELS VANTAGE POINT In a recent article I called for economic sanctions against Florida to compel business and political leaders in that state to...

Blacks have more reasons to be fearful than Whites

In the years after enslavement, Southern Whites did all they could to return to a manner of slavery. No White “owned” a Black person,...

Trump administration’s health care lies beginning to hurt

For many of his supporters, Donald Trump’s casual relationship with the truth was at first amusing, part of his brash, anti-establishment appeal. He says...

Struggling to change what you’re given

Seventeen-year-old Theresa Tran is one of this year’s winners of the Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio’s Beat the Odds® scholarships after overcoming tough odds including physical...

Mandela had help from God

Where do you begin to talk about the greatness of Nelson Mandela?  The world has been blessed with very few of his ilk. You...

America’s prison-to profit pipeline must be stopped

There is the adage that Nero fiddled while Rome burned, and I fear it is the adage that may define the ways too many...