Saturday, February 22, 2020

Donald Trump – ‘The disastrous rise of misplaced power’

DR. WILMER J. LEON III NNPA COLUMIST Donald Trump, the six-time bankrupted “businessman,” ran for president as a non-conformist, non-political outsider.  He fanned the flames of...

A woman on the $20 bill? Make her an entrepreneur

David W. Almasi GUEST COMMENTARY There’s a campaign underway to remove President Andrew Jackson’s face from the $20 bill and replace it with a woman as...

Unrepresented by our representatives

Does it really matter who wins the presidency?  How can it matter to Black folks, considering the way we “play” politics? We have no power,...

To serve Clinton, Ben Jealous slimes Jill Stein

Ben Jealous looked so happy to be on the prime time stage at the Democratic National Convention to be endorsing Hillary Clinton for president. Jealous...

Here’s my thinking


Black folks in America have been so successfully programmed that many of us are still psychologically enslaved to the point that we truly believe...

Black Lives Matter revives toxic ‘Black capitalism’ myths

There’s a box of odious and discredited myths that hold that African-Americans have less wealth and higher rates of poverty, joblessness and other negative...

The left’s violent rhetoric was called out

“Someone is going to get hurt – or worse.” I wrote those words in a February column entitled “Democrats’ Rhetoric Risks Violence.”  Five people got...

Black women in the killing fields

Although little is known about the circumstances of her fatal encounter with Minneapolis police, Justine Damond’s death is worldwide news, a “tragedy” that sparked...

Trump apes ‘stupid’ Obama who aped ‘crusading’ Bush in Afghanistan

Like Barack Obama, Donald Trump made ending America’s longest war a signature promise of his presidential campaign. Now, like Obama, he’s reneging on that...

The treachery of ‘grateful Negroes’

While flipping through my television, I heard a host on the comedy show, Fox and Friends, denouncing an NFL player who sat down during...