Monday, March 30, 2020

Trump’s tough talk won’t fix Chicago

Donald Trump is fixated on what he describes as the “carnage” going on in Chicago, suggesting that if Chicago’s horrendous homicide rate doesn’t come...

Is the Democratic National Committee evaporating?

There was a time when it seemed that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) seemed to be invincible.  It was the early 1990s and this...

NAACP should continue to clean house

The national office of the NAACP has made a couple of significant changes lately; they dismissed Chairwoman Roslyn Brock and President Cornell Brooks.  Although I...

Let’s talk about Judas Peter

In the King James “version” of the Bible and in many other translations of Holy Scriptures, Judas betrayed Jesus, and Peter denied Jesus multiple...

Blacks don’t blame immigrants for bosses’ crimes

African Americans differ only slightly from Latino Americans in their attitudes towards immigration and are in some...

Trump and Democrats attack Venezuela

During the 2016 presidential campaign this columnist wrote, “Who’s the Fascist?” and...

Voting for change begins with education

The upcoming presidential election has many people choosing sides. Will they choose to vote based on their religious beliefs/convictions? Will they vote according to...

A Defense of Smiley and West vs. Obama

Tavis Smiley and Cornel West faced tremendous criticism from large sectors of the African-American population for daring...

Debt collectors target consumers of color

A new survey asked likely voters across the country what they thought of a proposed debt collection...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 271

Chicago – The Chicago Police Department (CPD) is corrupt from top to bottom. Mayor Rahm Emanuel – Bro. Prez’s homeboy, former chief of staff,...