D Kevin McNeir

EDITOR’S COLUMN: Making Memories Can Be Fun, But Leave TV and Twitter Alone

Recently, my sister and I took our mother on the road again, returning to Williamsburg where Mom grew up, hoping to spark her quickly fading memory which continues to be eaten away because of Alzheimer’s disease. And instead of turning on tablets, TVs or Twitter, we did something that may seem both strange and archaic — we talked. [read more…]

D Kevin McNeir

EDITOR’S COLUMN: FBI’s ‘Extremists’ List Should Include White Supremacists Before Black Activists

The recently leaked FBI “Intelligence Assessment” — a report prepared by the agency’s Counterterrorism Division — that identifies “Black Identity Extremists” as security threats should be seen for what this study really is: a way to legitimize “open season” against Blacks who protest injustice and prejudice perpetrated by white police officers and other white vigilante groups. [read more…]