Just as the Republican Party is poised to take control of Congress, a key official's actions and words remind us — just in time for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday — that it remains implacably hostile to what ...
There have been so many negative articles written about cheerleading in the past, it's so very refreshing to see someone take a positive approach in spotlighting the sport.
If the Jan 2. inaugural of Mayor Muriel Bowser, the attorney general and the D.C. Council is any indication, residents are more than ready for the changes they're promising.
I share the sentiments of many in my community who challenge the notion that “overall” crime in D.C. has gone down.
The District of Columbia is bathing in the glow that women hold three of the most powerful positions in the city.
African-Americans need to remake public education for our kids.
The mainstream press is always convicting black men of crimes before they have their day in court.
What a great bad year President Barack Obama had in 2014.
What links the deaths of Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu? Some would say that one set of deaths was revenge for the other. Actually, all of the deaths represent a tragic loss of life.
"Selma" reminds us of what is required to win results for African-Americans with 300 years of history stacked against them.
I believe that Black America's national leadership should immediately convene a summit to devise a "global" action agenda for the next year that will address the economic and political interests of African descendants around the world.
When a mentally ill gunman murdered Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Dec. 20, the New York City Police Department had the country's sympathy. But some of that has been diluted by a series of arbitrary, self-serving and dishonest ...
Yes, Black lives matter. And so does the truth.
The vast majority of the Republican Party has suggested, for many years, that their objective is to overturn the 20th century, that is, to reverse the various gains made by the average person in the 20th century.
On Christmas Eve, Mayor Vincent Gray released data indicating a significant decrease in unemployment in Wards 5, 7 and 8.