The recent arrival of Pope Francis on our shores has rekindled our national conversation over how we will protect and care for our marginalized, provide access to our disenfranchised communities and promote justice for all.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush thinks he can become president of the United States if Republicans can double their share of the Black vote in several key states. But he, like his GOP comrades, is demonstrating how not to accomplish ...
From the moment he surfaced in 2013 as White conservatives' latest "Great Black Hope," Ben Carson has made any number of offensive remarks typical of the conservative commentary of the Obama years. But early last week, he released what is ...
The potential force of African-Americans and Latinos working together in business, politics, education, housing, family and community development are enormous.
Ninety-eight percent of Black and Hispanic construction companies are non-union shops. Thus, a Project Labor Agreement greatly limits the opportunities for Black and Hispanic firms whenever they are used.
For those who "read the signs" in nature, this is an awesome time. There was a convergence of major events, both natural and national, the likes of which has not been seen in a long, long time.
What will this new arena mean for Ward 8? How will Ward 8, or residents east of the Anacostia River, benefit?
D.C. may have the country's second-largest subway system in the nation, but it's clear — crystal-clear — that we are far from having the kind of leadership needed to manage such a massive operation.
As final preparations are made for the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March, Blacks are being urged to return to the District with an attitude of peace and community.
A certain presidential candidate has gained a surprising amount of attention and support by scapegoating Latino immigrants for all of our nation's economic problems.
According to the National Safety Council, texting drivers are involved in over 200,000 vehicle crashes each year, often causing injuries and death.
Pope Francis has departed, but his words and his presence linger.
All over this country, the myth of the Great White Society is turning into dust, and Republicans loathe to accept the reality that is being manifested right before their eyes.
We need to stand up and fight against unjust systems that often push young people out of school and onto the path to prison.
What is important to 45 million Black Americans today should be important to all Americans. Yet, as the economy in the United States continues to gradually recover from very a difficult and complex set of economic woes, the recovery of ...