Editorials A Time to Build
Responses to the unfortunate passing of hip hop artist, entrepreneur and community builder Nipsey Hussle have come from across America and places around the globe. The young man born Ermias Asghedom is being acknowledged as a visionary and gifted person who wanted to share his gifts and good fortune with others.
Updated Apr 9, 2019 - 11:15:55 PM
Editorials We Must Fulfill The Vision Of Nipsey Hussle
Giving back meant not only supporting people doing good work, encouraging young people to avoid the gangs and violence that were once a part of his life but literally creating opportunity. It meant businesses, jobs, products and neighborhood redevelopment.
Updated Apr 2, 2019 - 1:12:25 PM
Editorials A sliding scale for White supremacy
Shortly before Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-old, avowed White Nationalist and Australian citizen, was charged with murder for slaughtering worshippers in two mosques in New Zealand, the president of the United States sat in the White House and told reporters that White Nationalism was not a major problem.
Updated Mar 19, 2019 - 2:21:38 PM
Editorials No justice for Terence, Stephon or Black America
Once again legal decisions have come back and in the end, there is no justice for two unarmed Black men shot to death by police officers. The failures came at the federal level and at the local level.
Updated Mar 5, 2019 - 10:02:27 PM
Editorials The Aim of This World? Kill The Messenger of God
Unrelenting attacks on the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan have continued and moved again into Congress under the guise of an anti-hate resolution. It is insulting and beyond ironic that a man who repairs and uplifts those damaged and destroyed by hatred has become the target of such blatant and vicious lies.
Updated Feb 4, 2019 - 11:07:04 PM
Editorials Rep. Green’s folly and false charges against Farrakhan
Whether Mr. Green has kowtowed to Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi and those who want his “Impeach 45” rhetoric cooled before it offends White Voters and Caucasian Crossover Voters or simply desires some party favor is unknown.
Updated Jan 22, 2019 - 12:50:30 PM
Editorials Dreams, delusions and slander
Film and media maker Dream Hampton touched many emotions in Black America with her series “Surviving R. Kelly,” which aired to incredible numbers for the Lifetime network. It told the stories of women and families who say they have suffered because of the alleged sexual and other misdeeds of the R&B singer.
Updated Jan 18, 2019 - 9:10:37 PM
Editorials Discernment, misguided opinions and ending religious gangbanging
Pastor Jamal Bryant is a brilliant Black man, who grew a sizable congregation in Baltimore, before moving on to a new home at New Birth, a megachurch in Atlanta. He has a lot that he can teach people based on his knowledge, experience and spiritual gifts that he has been blessed with.
Updated Jan 9, 2019 - 7:19:30 AM