Monday, March 30, 2020

Coronavirus crisis brings light to racial disparity in health care

Black patients incurred about $1,800 less in medical costs per year than white patients with the same number of chronic conditions; thus, the algorithm...

Vote your God conscience if you have one

Every American knows that stewardship is a godly quality, and that nature is not an endlessplentiful-resource to be exploited, misused, and abused by human...

Will the virus hit Black folks harder?

My greatest concern is the medically vulnerable, people who have diabetes, lung disease, and heart disease, as well as those who are over 60....

A good time for patience

Most of us run around every day—often frantically and stressed out wondering how we’re going to handle everything that is on our plate. Day after...

Could Cuomo be the winning ticket rather than Biden?

While Cuomo is getting nationwide wall-to-wall coverage in his almost daily lengthy press conferences on the virus’s impact on his state, Biden has put...

Revolutionary change and the coronavirus

The genie has escaped from the bottle, revealing the deep injustices and cruelties that are embedded in U.S. capitalism and its warped relationship to...

Sanders and Biden need to extend olive branch to beat Trump

Turn out the lights, the party is over for Bernie Sanders. The “revolution” has been canceled! Words hurt and words were one thing that caused...

From Spain to Chicago: No one checked my friend about COVID-19

In Spain, the number of coronavirus cases soared to nearly 8,000 last week. On March 12, one of my friends boarded a plane in Madrid,...

Decency returns to the presidency race

It’s a beautiful thing when quiet, ordinary people rise up and say “enough.” That is what has been happening in the Democratic Party as suburban...

Dealing with coronavirus depression and anxiety

It’s no exaggeration to say there’s a lot to worry about at the moment. That’s why mental health experts are advising people to pay...