Monday, June 1, 2020

Biden made a stupid comment, but it doesn’t make him bad

Biden, with his missteps and flaws, probably will be much better than the incumbent President but if he follows the path laid out by...

Be mindful of the protest pimps

Let the protests begin! Every day something bad happens somewhere in a Black community in the United States. An unarmed Black man may get shot...

Will masks be a magnet for racial profiling?

Johnny Fikru can’t leave the house without carrying the weight of double consciousness with him. “Double consciousness,” a concept coined by renowned sociologist W.E.B. Du...

Judge Emmet Sullivan is the Democrat’s new hero

Washington Democrats, much of the major media, and other “Trump haters” have a new hero — the once very highly respected U.S. District Court...

Coronavirus’s next victim? Our mental health

The coronavirus has delivered traumatic blows to our collective mental well-being that are as invisible as the virus itself, and in many ways, just...

The killing of Arbery and our continuing terror

Today there is a national outcry about the murder of Ahmaud Arbery. The public condemnation has forced a belated response. Those accused of his murder...

DeSantis chooses facts over fear on coronavirus

The major media wants us to believe that it is concerned about the public and the COVID-19 virus. However, its apparent goal is to...

COVID-19 funding will save HBCUs like B-CU

Three years ago this month, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) graduates and their supporters booed the hell out of Secretary Betsy DeVos. Former B-CU President Edison Jackson...

What do we have to lose? Our jobs or our lives

A little less than four years ago, the president tried to get Black votes with the question, “What do you have to lose.” The...

How journalists should respond to president’s press circus

For eight straight days, I forced myself to watch the press conferences presented by number 45, aka Donald J. Trump.  The show was supposed...