While the entertainment value is high, I am concerned about the negative imagery being projected about the character of Black Americans.
It was refreshing to read some positive news about the hospital.
By now, the accolades, remembrances and even the wild speculation has been absorbed. And, the reality is that the artist known as Prince Rogers Nelson is no more.
Day in and day out, men and women all over our country work hard at their jobs — but hardly have anything to show for it.
I pray that these changes will spawn a new consciousness and outlook in bringing resolution to our national curse — our inability to honestly deal with race.
Chicago is a city on edge.
Aug. 1 is Equal Pay Day for African-American women. We work harder, longer, and for less remuneration than other women do. What are we going to do about it?
What can the public possibly learn from the 28 pages of secrets that have been hidden since 9/11 concerning the Saudi Arabian royal family's involvement and even possible support for the attackers?
Coalition-building is the best way for Black people to make the kind of progress we need to make in this country, especially when it comes to economic empowerment.
While it is true that the days of poll taxes, literacy tests and grandfather clauses exist in the pages of our history books, the old strategy of voter suppression is not sitting somewhere collecting dust on a shelf.
With each of the candidates avoiding these issues, it's fair for voters to dig deep before deciding for whom they will cast their vote.
Women face an uphill battle — but it's one that men must also join.
I would like to thank The Washington Informer for its continued support of our students in its sponsoring of the Spelling Bee.
Chicago, with the number of shootings rising in recent months, needs an effective police force that has the community's trust.
Of all the millions of individual Americans who have already voted, volunteered time or donated money toward the selection of the 45th president of the U.S., there is probably none who is metaphorically “feeling the Bern” any more than Democratic ...