Categories Archives: Commentary

The Three Elections That Shaped Obama’s Legacy.

By: Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor The first backlash election of the presidency of President Barack Obama’s time in office was 2010 when Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives lost 63 House seats. It was the greatest loss of s ...

Thanksgiving In Black America.

Black people, we have a lot to be thankful for in spite of the election of Donald J. Trump to the Office of the Presidency, because “Our soul waiteth for the Lord: he is our help and our shield.” (Psalms 33: 20). We place our ultimate trust in ...

The Aftermath: A Nation Divided.

President Abraham Lincoln said it best: “A nation divided against itself cannot stand.” President-elect Donald J. Trump employed hateful-divisive-language in order to ascend to the Presidency. The 2016 presidential election employed hate-speec ...

The Hood-Winking Of Working Class White Males.

On November 8th, 2016 many White working class males, who are uneducated, and unsophisticated will not vote for Donald Trump. Or they will simply stay at home, and not vote at all. Even those working class White males who support Trump understand that his ...

Thirty Pieces Of Silver.

America, lend me your ears. Hear what needs to be said concerning the 2016 presidential election. Give God your ears, your spiritual-eyes, your intellectual integrity, and above all, your moral character in order to acquire spiritual sense, in conjunction ...

Knowledge And IQ In A Social Democracy.

“Say it ain’t so”. The foolishness taking place during the 2016 Presidential election can truly destroy a democratic nation-state. America, you know it, I know it, and world sees it. Yet, there are too many Americans simply seeking a change ...