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MUHAMMAD: African-American Museum Gets Rock Star Treatment

There is one building in Washington which deserved and received rock-star treatment even before the day it officially opened: The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, or NMAAHC.

BREWER: Black Philanthropy Can Lead to Major Life Changes

As we wait for the public grand opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Saturday, I am reminded of how significant and life-changing black philanthropy can be.

CHAVIS: Obama's Urgent Call for Black Voter Turnout

The countdown to the most important election in our lifetime has begun.

CLINGMAN: Our Destiny Is in Our Hands

Too often many of us find excuses for not doing the things that are necessary to achieve our economic independence, instead of looking for reasons why we should.

FLETCHER: Understanding How Myths Were Manufactured

Reading Ron Nixon's "Selling Apartheid: South Africa's Global Propaganda War" was like reading a good mystery. It was describing a world and a process about which few of us were aware.

MALVEAUX: Get Ready Now to Vote on Election Day

Are you ready to vote? Are you registered? These may seem like simplistic questions, especially for those who are aware, but every year some folks are denied access to the polls because they didn't register on time, or they moved ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Metro Is Permanently Off-Track

Metro is broken and cannot be fixed, period!

EDITOR'S COLUMN: Memo to Black College Students — Racism Ain't Goin' Nowhere

For the young folks at American University and those at other colleges and universities across this great nation, just remember that while the times may change, intractable attitudes do not – at least not without struggle and sacrifice and a ...

EDITORIAL: Why Do We Pretend Black-on-Black Crime Doesn't Exist?

It's difficult to comprehend why our black brothers and sisters continue to kill other brothers and sisters.

EDITORIAL: Obama Makes Personal Plea to Black Voters — Let's Comply

Have you registered to vote? Have you studied the candidates up and down the ballot? Are you prepared to exercise your civic duty?

EDITOR'S COLUMN: Black Caucus Conference Illustrates Power of Advocacy

This is our time, our moment, our chance to clarify our goals, our desires, and our needs as African-Americans with the election for the next president of the United States just a few months away.

EDITORIAL: Ron Brown High Deserves a Chance to Succeed

This unique high school which focuses on boys of color who far too often find greater success as inmates than as high school graduates and college-bound students should be allowed to achieve its goals for its students.

EDITORIAL: A Painful Silence

With all of the District's new glitz and glamour, the lights still need to be focused on those who have fallen and need a hand up.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Informer's CBCF Supplement — A Stellar Job

Your Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 46th Annual Legislative Conference insert in the Sept. 8, 2016, edition is very, very impressive.

MUHAMMAD: Hillary Clinton and her 'Deplorables'

Calling Trump followers rednecks and hillbillies is OK by me; referring to them as "deplorables," not so much.

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