Categories Archives: Editorial

Can I Get a Witness…Or an Endorsement?.

I must tell you that one of the saddest displays I have witnessed over the past week has been the debacle surrounding several members of the Black clergy and their political meeting that was touted as an endorsement of Republican presidential candidate Do ...

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. ...

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 ...

Blacks: The Proverbial Political Piñata.

When it comes to politics in this country, there is one thing that seems to be a constant – the Black vote is an important vote that makes a difference. It is no secret that African Americans overwhelmingly vote for Democratic candidates in mostly every ...

Respect Our Black Women – “Or Else”.

As the fallout continues over the overly-aggressive attack on a young, 16-year old Black female student by a White male police officer at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C., people are becoming increasingly more fed up with the blatant disrespect ...

ACKNOWLEDGING THE BLACK STRUGGLE IS A START.

I don’t know if anybody follows Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Facebook. I follow him on, well…Facebook (lol) and got a chance to catch a post he shared with his followers on October 13th as he and his wife, Priscilla, visited San Quentin Sta ...