MALVEAUX: Bernie and the Donald — Angry White Men

For all their dueling ideologies, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are two sides of the same coin.

CLINGMAN: A Solid Financial Foundation

This article is dedicated to Black folks who are willing to pay their blessings forward by helping others among us.

MUHAMMAD: Trump Will Make America Gross Again

I have redrawn my analysis of the 2016 presidential election cycle to its final, apocalyptic conclusion. It's not pretty.

FLETCHER: Failing to See Beauty in Diversity

Despite periodic initiatives toward Black pride and defeating efforts to erase Blackness from the mainstream, the White supremacist bias always finds a way to raise its ugly head.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Are Politicians Sincere in Helping With Student Loans?

I think it is completely irresponsible for politicians to be going around making all these promises of relieving all student college debt, and college for free; that's just not going to happen.

E. FAYE WILLIAMS: Toward a Cleaner Environment

We live under the threat of an environmental, economical and public health crisis — and it's only getting worse.

EDITORIAL: Justice Unfulfilled for Charnice Milton

No one deserves to have their life taken away so senselessly, so suddenly. But in the case of Charnice Milton, her untimely death remains even more tragic because of the future that laid before her.

EDITORIAL: Ready Workers Need Employers

A summer job should have a positive impact on a young person's life. The concern this year, just as in past years, is making sure there is enough summer work for youths to do.

JESSE JACKSON: Obama Must Recommit to Eliminating Nuclear Arms

President Obama should use the occasion of visiting Hiroshima to once more recommit to eliminating nuclear arms, so that no one will ever again be victims of that evil.

MUHAMMAD: Revisiting the Iconic Hero Malcolm X

At this time every year, there is always a flurry of well-deserved activity around the anniversary of Brother Malcolm's birth.

EDITORIAL: Zimmerman Bid to Sell Murder Weapon an Ignoble Travesty

George Zimmerman should be ashamed of himself. Has modern society become sick and callous enough that we would endorse such an action?

EDITORIAL: We Can Make a Difference in Reducing Violence in D.C.

Stay involved and do what it takes to show your children, your family and your community that all lives matter.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: America's Favorite Pastime

Baseball is the king of all sports to me, period.

COOPER: The Current Political Climate in Washington

This should come as no surprise to anyone: The political climate in Washington is not good. In fact, I would describe it as toxic, distrustful and unhealthy.

MALVEAUX: Obama's Howard Speech Redeems Morehouse Misstep

I was apprehensive when I learned that President Barack Obama would give the commencement speech at Howard University this year. I desperately wanted Obama to knock his speech out of the park. Guess what? He did.