Sunday, July 12, 2020

Donald Trump – ‘The disastrous rise of misplaced power’

DR. WILMER J. LEON III NNPA COLUMIST Donald Trump, the six-time bankrupted “businessman,” ran for president as a non-conformist, non-political outsider.  He fanned the flames of...

Malcolm X would struggle against ‘House Negro’ leaders

Malcolm X would have been 90 years old last week if he had not been assassinated at the age of 39 in 1965. His impact...

Black people are afraid to be free

One of the reasons African-Americans find Black progress and true freedom difficult is because many African-Americans are scared! They are afraid to stand up, afraid...

Sanford cops set trap for Black motorists

On July 17, I was scheduled to drive from my home in Daytona Beach to cover a Black Lives Matter rally in Sanford, about...

A critique of American policing

REV. GAYLE FISHER-STEWART, PH.D. GUEST COMMENTARY Editor’s note: Dr. Fisher-Stewart’s original critique was published in the Sept. 30 issue of the Florida Courier. My name is Gayle...

Decision to bomb Syria was dangerous, deceptive

Fifty-nine cruise missiles. When Donald Trump ordered the attack on Syria, he made an impetuous decision, turning his previous commitment to stay out of the...

Political, media elites enable Griffin, Maher

British Prime Minister Theresa May said after the recent London terrorist attacks that there was “too much tolerance of extremism in our country.” It’s too...

For the Trumps, its drip, drip, splash

A conspiracy occurs when two or more people come together to plan and act together secretly for any purpose. You have no doubt heard all...

Protest against evil, wherever it’s found

I have been a victim of police brutality, false arrest, excessive and wrongful prosecution, and a variety of other injustices in my life. I learned...

Hurricanes expose capitalism’s flaws

Recent hurricanes in Texas and Florida reveal a great deal about the United States and how little it does for its people. Of course,...