Be angry at billionaires who own your data

Liberals are fuming because Facebook handed over user data of millions of people to Cambridge Analytica (CA), a firm retained by the Trump campaign. CA...

Trump-Kim meeting could lower tensions

Donald Trump is taking a lot of heat for his snap decision to talk face-to-face with Kim Jong-un of North Korea. His aides caution...

The politics of talking to North Korea

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), commonly referred to as North Korea, has every right to develop nuclear weapons. It is a sovereign...

Trump, Kim agree to reality-TV hookup

President Trump’s agreement to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has everyone in Washington expressing shock and consternation. To be fair, Washington was...

A Black radical defense of the Second Amendment

PATRICK D. ANDERSON GUEST COMMENTARY Since Donald Trump took office, Black citizens have been increasingly arming themselves, a practice rooted in the long Black radical tradition...

Conference featured best, brightest in Black women leaders

All too often, our “history” month turns into a tribute to the past. And while the past is an important place to lift up...

Lessons, successes, failures of the West Virginia teachers’ strike

The nine-day West Virginia school strike was a long time coming and contains a number of useful (if not new) lessons. Lesson No. 1 –...

I’m calling ‘BS’ on ‘cultural appropriation’

Social media platforms are replete with people venting outrage. And nothing commands coverage in mainstream media these days quite like an outrage going viral...

The great, bloody Black dispersal from the cities

The de-Blackening of urban America is a wrenchingly painful and bloody amputation-in-progress. In a frenzy of demolition, the U.S. has lost a quarter-million units...

Master journalist, historian, teacher Lerone Bennett, Jr. dies

Brilliant journalist and historian Lerone Bennett, Jr., who died at age 89 on February 14, made Black History come alive to millions of people...

Follow us

7,189FansLike
687FollowersFollow

WORLD