JESSE JACKSON: A Moral Appeal to Donald Trump

When people are frightened, hatred can spiral out of control.

ARMSTRONG WILLIAMS: Trump Will Make the Middle East Great Again, Too

The election of Donald J. Trump signals very dark days ahead. Not for the American people, of course, but for our nation's enemies and adversaries in the Middle East.

MUHAMMAD: Most Americans Have It All Wrong About Castro, Cuba

In this country, the propaganda is so rabid that even those who are seen as "progressive" in the corporate political establishment are expected to condemn Castro, a hero around the world, and demand unjustified concessions from Havana from simple normalized ...

BURKE: Democrats Should Utilize Their Strongest Voting Bloc — Black Women

To say that all quarters of Democratic Party leadership is in need of change is a vast understatement.

CHAVIS: Facebook's 'Ethnic Affinities' Is Digital Racism and It's Time to End It

Inside the United States, racism is institutionalized and we have the evidence that this dreadful, racially discriminatory system of oppression now has been digitized thanks to Facebook.

FLETCHER: No Ma'am, Trump Does Not Deserve a Chance

There is no giving Trump a chance. We have witnessed the rise to the presidency of an open misogynist, racist and xenophobe.

LOUW: Why I Support the #FeesMustFall Movement

Not even apartheid could match the tenacity of South African youth.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Blacks Should Reconsider Power of the Boycott

It has long been known that hitting the pocketbook of the oppressors is the most powerful way to initiate change.

EDITORIAL: Fidel Castro Celebrated

The recent passing of former Cuban President Fidel Castro has raised the voices of only a few African-American civil rights leaders commenting about Castro's legacy and influence on the world.

EDITOR'S COLUMN: TV Moms — The Next Best Thing to Being There

The sudden death of Florence Henderson, known to millions as Carol Brady on the '70s hit show "The Brady Bunch," reminded me of the many television mothers that I used to "adopt" from time to time during my childhood — ...

JESSE JACKSON: Castro Paradoxes Can't Be Reduced to Black, White

We need a broader view, a more clear-eyed analysis of the man and his times.

COOPER: Memo to Kanye West and Other Non-Voters

President Obama was once caught on an open mic calling Kanye West a "jackass." I agreed with the president's characterization in 2009 and it remains an accurate one today. Not necessarily because West is a Donald Trump supporter, but, more ...

JACKSON: Trump Won — Stop Whining and Grow Up, Hillary Supporters

Listening to these liberals whine and complain proves that they still don't get why their candidate lost.

MORIAL: Do Not Be Complacent in the Face of Hate

Since Election Day, there has been a disheartening spike in hate crimes and harassment. The surge in hate crimes is even more horrifying when you recognize that these acts of violence and hate are being done in the name of ...

MUHAMMAD: I'm Boycotting — Black Friday Until Jan. 2

I, for one, am committed to boycotting Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2016 in Trumpland with my dollars, and I urge everyone else to do likewise in the name of black solidarity, in the way of redistributing our pain to ...