Friday, May 29, 2020

STILL PLEADING OUR CAUSE

Media professionals considered the Florida Courier a dead man walking when it was launched as a statewide Black weekly newspaper on March 3, 2006....

BUSHwhacked in the presidential race

I was sorry to see Jeb Bush drop out of the race for the Republican nomination for president of the United States, but he...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 274

Your humble ‘hosehead’ returns with a vengeance – I am feeling much better after being diagnosed and treated for severe sleep apnea, an illness...

The third Reconstruction era

Many of us have been thrilled by the video of 106-year-old mentor and school volunteer Mrs. Virginia
McLaurin visiting the White House during a Black...

Dems and GOP continue to ignore Black voters

Another election cycle – another year of Blacks being sold out by their media-appointed leadership. Why am I the only one who seems amazed at...

Why do Blacks love the Clintons?

Let’s start with another question:  Why do the Clintons love Blacks?  Pretty simple – they get the vast majority of Black votes. All of those...

Gambling expansion harmful to low-income communities

CLARENCE V. MCKEE, ESQ. GUEST COMMENTARY In what is becoming an annual tradition in Florida, legislators are debating bills that could expand gambling in one or...

Where’s the Black political money?

Billions of dollars will be spent in 2016 by candidates seeking election to public offices. Believe it or not, large sums of campaign contributions...

Trump plays the dozens as Jeb breaks down

During the Republican primary in South Carolina, candidate Donald Trump attacked candidate Jeb Bush by referring to his brother, former President George W. Bush. When...

Obama forever and ever

On January 20, 2017 someone other than Barack Obama will become president of the United States. Many people – this columnist included – long...