Category: Columns, Feature, Featured Content

Chibok girls

Remember the Chibok Girls

By Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) Three years ago, Boko Haram terrorists burst into dormitory rooms at the Government Secondary...

Trump's America

Are Blacks in the Conversation in Trump’s America?

The Black voice in Trump’s America has been silenced because the mass media is being controlled by millionaires and billionaires. There...

Why United Airlines’ Woes Had Nothing To Do With Social Media

By Jay YorkAs a social media manager who manages many corporate campaigns for my agency’s clients, I can’t help but sympathize with the...

Book Reviews

Till Death Jennifer L Armentrout WM William Morrow c/o Harper Collins Publishers 195 Broadway New York, New York 10007...

moratorium

Editorial: It’s time for a moratorium on the death penalty

Since 1973, 144 people on death row have been exonerated.  That’s just 1.6 percent of all death sentences imposed.  But a study...

marc morial

In a Victory for Voting Rights, Texas ID Law Struck Down a Fifth Time

“No right is more precious in a free country than that of having a voice in the election of those who make the laws under which, as good...

Lucius Gantt

Preparation for War

One of the greatest signs that there is a chance of a war is the preparation for a war! Historically, when Western or other nations want to...

Roger Caldwell

Is the Attack on Syria an Impulsive Military Action?

“Congress must live up to its Constitutional responsibility to debate an Authorization of the Use of Military Force against a sovereign...

Roger Wilkins

National Urban League Mourns the Loss of Civil Rights Champion Roger Wilkins

  “We have no hope of solving our problems without harnessing the diversity, the energy, and the creativity of all our people.”...

Bashar al-Assad a bully

Trump was right in one respect: you have to stop the bully from killing the kids

When diplomacy and dialogue fail . . .Ask anyone who’s been the victim of constant bullying what they wished– no prayed–...