MUHAMMAD: The Late, Great African Myth, Resurrected in America

African expatriates are flooding this country's shores (as well as European destinations), fleeing conflicts, bad governance, corruption, disease and sheer insanity that is disguised in the name of "revolutions" against colonial oppression and western cultural rot.

CURRY: Proof the Supreme Court Got It Wrong in Shelby

When the Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act nearly two years ago in Shelby County v. Holder, many of us suspected that Chief Justice John Roberts in particular was distorting the severity of voting ...

MORIAL: The State of On-Screen Diversity

From our television sets in our living rooms to our local movie theaters, diversity appears to be the new black.

MALVEAUX: A Young Sister 'Hashtagged' Me Out of My Silo

If the hashtag takes you to a conversation and that takes you to action, then the hashtag may be a step in the right direction.

TURNER-LEE: Changes Coming to Internet Sooner Than You Think

How the FCC proposes to move forward with the application of archaic telephone regulations to a radically different communications system remains to be seen.

EDITORIAL: Another Questionable Death in Fairfax County Custody

The Fairfax County Police Department is facing additional scrutiny with the death Sunday of a 37-year-old woman who was hit at least four times with a stun gun.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Enjoying Your 'Invaluable Information'

Please keep up the good work, because if you don't bring it to us, no one else will.

EDITORIAL: We Still Need to Bring Back Our Girls

It has been more than a year since the militant jihadi group Boko Haram stormed an all-girls secondary school and kidnapped about 300 girls in Chibok, northern Nigeria.

EDITORIAL: D.C. Nabs Midsummer Classic

Commissioner of Major League Baseball Rob Manfred has thrilled Washington, the Washington Nationals and baseball lovers here with the news that Washington, D.C., will host the 2018 All-Star Game.

EDITORIAL: The Obama-Jamaica Lovefest

The Jamaican diaspora community, as well of those who live in the tiny island nation, are still buzzing after President Barack Obama's visit on April 9.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Absent Candidates

Why does so-called "handpicked successor" Brandon Todd think that it is acceptable for him to be absent from the debates where candidates can express their positions on important city issues in front of the very citizens who can vote them ...

MUHAMMAD: Hillary Clinton Makes It Official

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s entrance into the 2016 presidential derby strikes me as more like a force of nature, than like a cause we can believe in.

ALFORD: The 'Show Me' State is Finally Showing the Way in Business

Going from one city council member to three council members is improvement.

CURRY: Controversy Over Videotaping Cops

As we can now see, video can be a game-changer.

DANIELS: Facing 'Officer Friendly' While Black

Without the video, North Charleston, South Carolina, police Officer Michael T. Slager would likely have gotten away with murder.