Categories Archives: Editorial

Black Businessmen are Open to the Republican Party.

I am sick and tired of Republicans constantly telling me that they “can’t find Black Republicans” to hire for their presidential campaigns or they “don’t know where to find Black entrepreneurs to engage with.” Well, you find th ...

Don’t Believe the Holiday Hype.

The build-up began right after Halloween, when the newspapers got thicker; the advertising inserts longer, and e-mails touting shopping bargains coming more frequently. Buy! Buy! Buy! The exhortations are almost hypnotic. Buy, buy more, and buy even more. ...

Unrepresented By Our Representatives.

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Does it really matter who wins the Presidency?  How can it matter to Black folks, considering the way we “play” politics?  We have no power, no leverage, and little or no influence in the political arena; and even worse, ...

Vanity.

All Christians know that the wisest and richest man (preacher-man of God) to have ever lived on the face of planet earth in the final analysis was spiritually compelled to declare: “Vanity of vanities; all is vanity.” (Ecclesiastes 1:2). In al ...

Economic Inequality at Home and Abroad.

Days before the opening of the World Economic Forum, Oxfam, the international organization that works on world poverty issues, released a report that addressed inequality. They found the international wealth gap growing rapidly. Last year, just 62 individ ...

Lest We Forget Our Past.

Once again, there is controversy over the nominations of this year’s Academy Awards.  In each major category, there are no people of color (Black, Latino, or Asian) nominated for an Oscar.  This has led to the resurgence of the social media hash tag # ...

THE A.S.A.P. MENTALITY.

“The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The next best time to plant it is NOW!”  -African Proverb  Integration was a trick designed to destroy the sense of urgency of Black people. Being forced to live amongst our own, do business am ...

Relationships-versus-Situations.

Relationships are spiritual in nature. Whereas, situations are based on instant gratification entertainment, pleasure seeking moments, and vanity. Relationships precede situations in time and space, because they are about spiritual commitments and obligat ...

Republicans Are Nowhere to Be Found.

In many ways, I am like Job in the Bible; “For the thing which I greatly feared is come upon me, and that which I was afraid of is come unto me (Job 3:25 King James Version). I was hoping against all hope that the Republican Party would do something to ...