Editorials A Mouthpiece For A Menace Speaks
Ari Fleischer, via his @AriFleischer Twitter account in early March, retweeted a short video from the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan’s account. “This man is a menace. Maybe his account was hacked,” Mr. Fleischer declared.
Updated Mar 14, 2017 - 2:40:15 PM
Editorials The awful price of violence today and tomorrow
There was good news for six days in the city of Chicago: No one had been shot and killed. It’s sad that such a small window without a gun death was major news because it flew in the face of almost daily reports that someone in the third largest city in America lost life at the barrel of a gun.
Updated Mar 9, 2017 - 11:00:03 AM
Editorials Days Of Division, Resistance And Deliverance
The 45th president of the United States has been sworn in and a relatively peaceful transfer of power has taken place. But the Divided State of America was clearly seen with the lack of attendance at the inauguration ceremony and literally millions who took to streets to protest the tenure of President Donald John Trump.
Updated Jan 24, 2017 - 6:47:09 PM
Editorials The Weak Justice Dept. And Its Failures To Give Justice
As the Obama administration comes to a close, the Justice Dept. has issued its report on the Chicago Police Dept., and its pattern and practices, and constitutional violations of the rights of Blacks and Latinos. The findings are disgusting and disturbing but unsurprising.
Updated Jan 18, 2017 - 11:43:54 AM
Editorials Hate crimes and an horrific video surfaces in Chicago
The images of a young man cowering in a corner while he is taunted, threatened and assaulted is beyond disturbing and has brought attention again to the city of Chicago where four young Blacks have been charged with kidnapping, assaulting and race-based crimes against a special needs young White male.
Updated Jan 11, 2017 - 9:53:10 AM
Perspectives Seven Dimensions of New White Racism
The new movement known as “Alt- Right” is a newly-emerging group of people with far right-wing political ideologies who reject mainstream conservatism and promote a brand of raw, blatant and outspoken ethnocentrism.
Updated Jan 6, 2017 - 10:33:07 AM
Editorials The value of guidance in dark times
Whatever your spiritual or political persuasion, you could likely agree that these are dark times. Whether the issue is the level of violence, intractable poverty, confusion of leaders, sheer lack of morality and empathy or a type of manic, self-absorption that demands individual satisfaction no matter the cost, these are truly times that try the souls of men and women.
Updated Jan 3, 2017 - 2:33:29 PM