Categories Archives: Editorial

If the Black Dollar Could Talk.

I am a Black dollar. I am the most disrespected piece of currency on the planet Earth. My potential is limitless, but my own people treat me like I’m completely worthless. They hand me over to people who care nothing about them in exchange for superfici ...

The Government Shutdown and the Collateral Damage.

As I write this, our federal government has been shut down for over a month. At first, it seemed like a gamesmanship joke, like who was going to blink first. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and (CA) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY) didn’t look like ...

Lens Of The People: Accountability.

Good Afternoon, readers! Lens of The People is a column dedicated to the capture of the real-life scenarios and events of the local Houston area whilst also giving the thoughts and opinions of the Houston community itself its own voice to speak through. T ...

Deconstructing the Case of Jazmine Barnes.

Let me start by saying, the tragic, senseless and savage death of 7-year old Jazmine Barnes was a sobering wake-up call for us all going into 2019. In the midst of all the sensationalism surrounding the search for her killers we must not forget that a pre ...