Monday, May 25, 2020

The NAACP is broken and members must fix it

Having served the NAACP for 10 years in several capacities, including branch president, and having donated money to its causes, I take no pleasure...

Another day, another shooting in gun-crazy USA

Gun violence has become so commonplace in the United States that reacting to it has now descended into gallows humor. Only this explains Reddit compiling...

Who’s afraid of the wolf?

It’s December 2015. In these days and times, more and more people are afraid of the wolf. The devil’s news networks and the imperialist press...

Syria and World War III

The United States and its allies seem determined to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I by starting World War III. Some of...

‘We will destroy ISIL’

Editor’s note: President Obama delivered this speech from the White House’s Oval Office on Sunday, Dec. 6. On Wednesday, 14 Americans were killed as they...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 271

Chicago – The Chicago Police Department (CPD) is corrupt from top to bottom. Mayor Rahm Emanuel – Bro. Prez’s homeboy, former chief of staff,...

Beware of trouble in paradise

I’ve visited Europe, Africa, South America, and a few other continents. But my favorite travel destination is the Caribbean islands. Perhaps I enjoy myself there...

What happened to Black business loans?

During the 2000 presidential election, George W. Bush made a written pledge to the National Black Chamber of Commerce®  (NBCC).  He claimed that he...

‘No’ to credit cards for lottery games

CAROLYN KENNEDY READER COMMENTARY As an African-American businesswoman who has worked long and hard to compete in the male-dominated construction business, l learned a long time...

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...