It's almost become a running joke among people who live, work or play in the DMV: If something can go wrong with Metro ... well, it most certainly will.
What was once "Chocolate City" is quickly becoming a city where it's almost impossible for Blacks to survive and thrive, particularly senior citizens or those with limited education and financial resources.
Christians around the world will celebrate Easter this Sunday. And while churches will be packed to the rafters, we want to encourage our readers to remember that the day means much than dressing up for the always anticipated fashion show ...
As more details are revealed about the tragic death of Prince George’s County Police Officer Jacai Colson, it's clear that he should still be alive.
The cat-and-mouse game continues. Meanwhile, American citizens stand to lose the most — we're the pawns that will be sacrificed should the Republicans have their way.
Measuring the importance of women can be likened to walking across the Atlantic or, for that matter, any ocean. It can't be done, at least not sufficiently.
Donald Trump says he will make America great once more. For whom?
Have we reached a point in America where we can claim that our society has evolved, reaching a state of post-racial nirvana? Clearly we have not.
Perhaps what we're facing is not an unwillingness to help the homeless live in places that will give them better security and more dignity, but rather the stereotypes that are often attributed to those who have nowhere to live.
Few would dispute that both interracial and gay forms of love have had to face torment, teasing, isolation and hatred. Thank goodness such times are in the past. Or are they?
It's important to remember that while mainstream America often negates and ignores Black culture, we continue to be the spokespersons and advocates for our own history.
Once the snow stopped falling, hundreds of thousands of area citizens began the arduous task of cleanup. And in these instances, one thing became apparent: as human beings we are still more alike than unalike.
We hope city officials will not allow Wal-Mart to walk out of the District as easily as they were allowed to walk in.
This case demands environmental justice or else there should be no peace!
While we will participate in marches and rallies, celebrate with marching bands and honor guards during parades and even discuss his words and writings during roundtables and forums, the question remains whether we are doing the "King thing" more as ...