How to keep our Black boys alive

The recent spotlight on systematic racial profiling and police brutality against Black boys and men has exposed a painful truth long known in the...

Clinton, Obama election-year posturing

In July 2005, I wrote the following: “With under five percent of the world’s people, the US accounts for 25 percent of the planet’s prisoners....

40 reasons Blacks and the poor are incarcerated

BILL QUIGLEY GUEST COMMENTATOR Editor’s note: This is Part 5. Other reasons will be listed in upcoming weeks. 24. Poor people get jail, and jail makes people...

The flag flap is just foolishness

You can remove the Confederate flag from the flagpoles and grounds of political institutions, but you can’t take the Confederate attitudes from the hearts...

HBCU alumni must take up George Cooper’s work

Editor’s note: Dr. George Cooper, a long-time Historically Black College University administrator, died July 15. Cooper, a Florida A&M University alumnus and former president...

Sandra Bland video – Here’s what I saw

CHUCK HOBBS, ESQ. GUEST COLUMNIST After watching the Sandra Bland traffic stop video: •What happened to Sandra Bland when the police officer pulled her in Waller...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 262

Edward H. “Googie” Hayes, III, 1955-2015 – My hometown of Daytona Beach is a small town in which everybody pretty much knows everybody else...

Haitians in Dominican Republic may become stateless

LEKAN OGUNTOYINBO NNPA COLUMNIST Racism is flaring its ugly head again on the island of Hispaniola, a Caribbean island shared by Haiti and the Dominican Republic. For...

Democrats think you are stupid

Last month, Talking Points Memo noted that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is the recipient of tens of millions of dollars in legal bribes...

Time to repeal Second Amendment

ROGER CALDWELL GUEST COLUMNIST In Chicago during the July 4th holiday, there were 14 citizens killed with guns and 82 injured by gunshots. Violence with guns...

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