Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Breaking barriers

Barack Obama was the first African-American president of the United States. Click here for look at other firsts for American Blacks in politics and law.

Let’s make our money speak loudly

Where many of us would be today if our ancestors like Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Fannie...

This way to ‘The Great Egress’

In mid-19th century New York City, at the corner of Broadway and Ann Street, stood Barnum’s American...

Step by step, Trump destroys our democracy

Anyone old enough to remember “The Three Stooges” may also remember one of their most famous skits, “Niagara Falls.” In this bit, each time Moe...

VISUAL VIEWPOINT: THE 2019 TAX SEASON

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A second look at Ronald Reagan

While presidential candidate Joe Biden is struggling with being confronted with his past, let’s not forget that...

Political strategist to speak at B-CU’s spring commencement

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Donna Brazile, a veteran political strategist and vice chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, will be the keynote speaker at...

What we’ve lost, learned in one year of Trump

The year leading up to his 2017 inauguration, as the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump espoused senseless, baseless and ultimately empty assertions about the...

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...

HISTORY FOR HENRY

Mayor elected to a third term; other Black candidates do well in primary. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach Mayor Derrick Henry was re-elected for a...