Black parents should opt kids out of high-stakes tests

The movement by parents to opt their children out of high-stakes testing is growing by leaps and bounds, but remains largely White and suburban,...

Notes on the first Republican Party ‘debate’

It’s very revealing that the subject of race was only mentioned near the end of the initial, two-hour long Fox News “debate” last week....

On Oct. 10, it’s ‘Justice or Else’ in D.C.

When The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan issues a sacred clarion call for a national and international mobilization for justice, freedom and equality, millions of...

Pretty words, ugly actions on climate change

Recently, President Obama announced his plan slashing U.S. carbon emissions by 2030, mostly by federal rules which will effectively prohibit new coal-fired electric plants.  This is...

Why aren’t killings of Black women in the news?

The killing of Black men has occupied a lot of airtime, especially since the deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Walter Scott, Tamir Rice,...

Barack Obama’s hypocrisy in Africa

On January 20, 2017, Barack Obama will leave the presidency. Black people capable of critical thought will have many reasons to breathe sighs of...

40 reasons Blacks and the poor are incarcerated

BILL QUIGLEY GUEST COMMENTATOR Editor’s note: This is Part 6. Other reasons will be listed in upcoming weeks. 30. Inside prisons, the poorest people are taken advantage...

Good relationships are not subject to control

Sometimes I consider myself a relatively smart guy. At least I’m smart enough to know that no one is perfect, and no relationship between...

NetRoots confrontation wasn’t about #BlackLivesMatter

The first thing to know about the #BlackLivesMatter confrontation with Democratic presidential candidates Martin O’Malley and Bernie Sanders is that it happened at the...

A dead lion and a dead Black man

Events take place every day which prove that America is a country in a serious and dangerous state of delusion. In the United States,...

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