Friday, March 5, 2021

Is Governor Andrew Cuomo being ‘Negroed?’

One day years ago, a woman accused me of sexual harassment. I was minding my own business in a state government parking lot and the...

Joe Ligon has a message for young Black offenders

I wish that every troubled young African American boy could meet Joe Ligon. I hope they stumble upon the picture of the white-haired man taken...

Talking about death won’t kill you

These conversations are a gift. Documenting specific answers to these questions will help protect your family from the confusion or conflict that can easily...

Coronavirus rescue plan must be big, bold and transformative

This is not a time to be timid. It’s not a time for half-measures. It’s time for transformative action that not only repairs the...

An easy scapegoat for HBCU hypocrisy

Tennessee State University President Glenda Baskin Glover reversed course this month on her appointment to the board of a private prison company following backlash...

Veterans deserve better educational opportunities

As a veteran who served my country, I feel strongly that others who serve are entitled to leave the military with an education and...

How democracy reform protects Black political power

The 2020 elections taught us that our democracy is both strong and fragile. This is the time to shore it up with the For...

Lawful use of medical marijuana could raise issues for employees

Editor’s note: This commentary is provided by the Medical Marijuana Education and Research Initiative (MMERI) of Florida A&M University.  Last November, the Marion County School...

Democrats were wrong to silence impeachment witnesses

America needed to hear Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler. We needed to hear her voice, repeating what the former president said to House Minority Leader...

NASCAR needs Bubba Wallace and Michael Jordan to win

One of the Twitter poll questions we were debating on our radio show included this question: Which potential winner would make for the best...