There is a clear warning here for Hillary Clinton. She is the candidate of the status quo at a time when people are looking for change.
In the pursuit of higher wages and better benefits for full-time workers we ought not ignore those looking for flexible employment opportunities that meet their own specific needs.
We begin by being totally dependent on others — normally our parents. However, as the days become months and years, we learn more about ourselves and discover the world in a new light.
I am convinced that if Black people are not careful and don't guard our dreams, we will wake up one day and discover that our most precious hopes and ambitions have been gentrified, stolen from our pillows while we slept ...
Just who are we trying to convince that Black lives matter, other than politicians? And if Black lives matter, how much do they matter, how much are they worth?
How can inaction continue to be an option in the face of senselessness and intolerance fueled by guns? We must act to save our country's soul and the lives of our people — all of our people.
The digital divide is real. Millions of brilliant, creative thinkers are still left behind, because they don't have affordable access to the Internet. So what can we do to change this paradigm?
If you look into a dictionary under "sore loser" you will find a photograph of Arizona Sen. John McCain.
Despite over 60 percent of the people supporting new laws that make it more difficult to acquire weapons, Congress continues to waste time in debates without any action being taken.
Did your candidates win or lose? If you did not vote, you might well be the reason why your favorite choice lost the race.
Some suggest it's impossible to have two women lead the party's ticket. But haven't we gone far beyond that?
To be the oldest African-American holiday on the calendar, "Juneteenth" is way, way down on the popularity list of annual celebrations. Maybe it's because Juneteenth, even its name, has a certain southern, Booker T. Washington-bootstraps kind of appeal.
Black people talk a lot about accountability, especially as it relates to politicians. How do we do that? How can you hold someone accountable who is not accountable to you?
It is hard to dream of college and what you can be in the future if you don't see it.
With the passing of the larger-than-life sports personality Muhammad Ali, the world has lost more than a great boxing champion. We have lost a remarkable human being whose life was laced with courage, dignity and grace.