Saturday, February 22, 2020

Protecting killer cops is a Chicago tradition

Last week, the city of Chicago released a video it had held for 400 days of a police officer apparently murdering a young man...

The NBCC’s evolution, Part 1

The National Black Chamber of Commerce was incorporated in Washington, D.C., on May 23, 1993. Kay and...

Open letter to B-CU stakeholders

Looking forward to the start of my presidency at Bethune-Cookman University, I have thoughts to share on...

Will Warren’s opponents call her out?

Watching the last Democrat presidential debate, we now know why the Democratic National Committee did not want...

We demand Black community control of the police

The cops at a Long Island, New York, pro-police event “laughed and cheered” when President Trump urged them to brutalize immigrant prisoners – “animals,”...

We must depend on ourselves

African-Americans complain a lot. So-called leaders are quick to blame the president, the Congress, the police, the bank, the judicial system or a variety...

Don’t underestimate the power of Trump love

The recently published book “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” is an inside account of the Donald Trump campaign and presidency. One...

Puerto Rico ‘catfished’ by Whitefish

A story from Bloomberg News: The Federal Emergency Management Agency is investigating a controversial $300 million contract to rebuild Puerto Rico’s power grid, a no-bid...

‘Prejudential: Black America and the Presidents’

Ten of the first twelve presidents of the United States were slave holders.  This is just one of many historical facts that this columnist...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 254

Is Tampa the new Ferguson? Black Floridians have long memories when it comes to municipal prejudice and racism, especially when local police departments enforce...