Thursday, April 22, 2021

Trump waging war on the poor

Donald Trump is famed for his head-snapping reversals.  One day he’s taking troops out...

Self-identify over birth certificates? There’s more

Unless you are comfortable with little girls or women sharing bathrooms with men, you should be angry about the president’s new transgender bathroom directives...

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...

Time for a new Poor Peoples’ Campaign and Moral Revival

BISHOP WILLIAM J. BARBER, II GUEST COMMENTARY Channeling the incisive analysis of our best historians, TaNehisi Coates cut through the talking points of political pundits last...

In America, ‘What’s Going On?’

Every woman and every Black person in this country must be asking, in the words of the Marvin Gaye song, “What’s Going On?” Forty-three times,...

Is the GOP ready to welcome Blacks?

Since the Republicans’ takeover of Congress on Nov. 4, I have received numerous emails and phone calls from many of my friends who are...

Financial predators still target active duty military

The men and women who wear our nation’s uniform are expected to defend our nation at home and abroad. Yet, when it comes to...

Local races starting to heat up

Cusack facing several challengers for her County Council At-Large seat BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach Commissioners Carl Lentz, Kelly White and Patrick Henry have...

Time to shut down sham election commission

It was clear from the moment it was announced that the federal “Election Integrity Commission” was nothing more than a vehicle for voter suppression....

Right wing gets it wrong in Mississippi

If you ever doubted that conservatives were sore losers, the recent Senate election in Mississippi should remove all doubt. After complaining for a half century...