Political Respect

The major and minor political parties that you love do not deserve respect, individuals do! African Americans, more than any other ethnic group in the...

Black Aspirations

I have begun to compile the data for my next book which will be titled “The Light is the Truth.”  God willing, the book...

Suffering and Smiling

One of my favorite musical songs is called “Suffering and Smiling” by the great Afrobeat legend, Fela Kuti. ...
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Foolish Hate

Unfortunately, many children at one time or another say they hate one or both of their parents. This behavior is unacceptable but understandable for toddlers,...
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The Gantt Report: Write or Die

People around the world have been enjoying my economic and political commentary for over 40 years.      The Gantt Report style has been imitated but...

Way the Winds Blow

On the eve of the landing of Hermine on Florida's Big Bend coastline, I watched the storm tracking images and I listened to the...
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Ready for Persecution

It’s hard to be a do-gooder. Yes, it’s hard to be a freedom fighter, a freedom writer or a freedom rider! More often than not,...

Symbolic Sheet

The Gantt Report appreciates the long time followers and readers of this column. Those readers that have been reading TGR over the years know...

Heroes With Egos

It's May 2016, the time of year in the United States when professional basketball becomes a focal point for millions of people in America...

Stop the Props

     Your coworkers truly believe that all African Americans know each other. When a Black man or woman walks into the office,...