Categories Archives: Editorial

2016, A New Year to Get Up and Try Again.

Every now and then, more now than then, I fall into the trap that lets me know my faith walk needs work. I do realize that I am in a constant state of effort and often come up short in what I believe should be a sincere attempt to “do it right.̶ ...

Looking for What We Already Have.

Our seemingly endless conversations about what Black people “need to have” and “need to do” are nothing short of astounding—and confounding as well. Some of our people call radio talk shows and decry, lament, and complain about t ...

BLACK AMERICA’S APPETITE FOR PROPAGANDA.

While visiting my daughter at her university I stopped at a local restaurant for a meal. Anyone who knows me knows I am always reading. My waiter, a polite young brother, inquired about the book I was reading. He said “I like knowledge. I completely ...

Leaders Provide Vision – Not Division.

Leaders provide vision. They help people understand where they are, how they got there and what they must do to go forward. They help calm nerves and strengthen courage. They are steady in times of trouble, inspiring in times of demoralization. Donald Tru ...