Editorials Remembering Robert Mugabe: A lion of the liberation struggle
The Black World has lost one of the lions of liberation in the struggle to free Africa and defend global Black freedom. He must be seen through the eyes of those he served, not through the eyes of those who only wanted “success” on terms that served White interests.
Updated Sep 11, 2019 - 9:42:21 AM
Editorials #MeToo doesn’t count against abusive cops?
Over the last three years, there has been an explosion of stories, prosecutions and demands that men, powerful men, be held accountable for the sexual abuse of women who are in vulnerable positions, often seeking employment or job advancement.
Updated Sep 4, 2019 - 10:13:18 AM
Perspectives ‘Gilets Noir:’ The New Black Power in Europe
There is a new powerful Black movement emerging in France. That former imperial bastion of liberty, equality, and fraternity has seen the reawakening of the spirit of 18th century Haitian revolutionary leader Toussaint L’Ouverture.
Updated Aug 29, 2019 - 4:00:10 PM
Editorials A reasonable request and an unreasonable death
For the past five years, the family, friends and many who never met Michael Brown, Jr., have gathered to remember him, to continue a healing process, to promote justice and to never forget what happened August 9, 2014, in a small town outside of St. Louis.
Updated Aug 14, 2019 - 9:37:48 AM
Editorials Mr. Booker's failure and folly
Presidential hopeful and U.S. senator Cory Booker recently joined the anti-Farrakhan choir as questions about his willingness to possibly meet with the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan refused to go away. In a weekend appearance on CNN, the senator, who lags behind in polls, caved in and failed the Farrakhan Litmus Test.
Updated Jul 23, 2019 - 10:10:41 AM