Categories Archives: Commentary

Can You Believe This?.

American social democracy is based upon a “State-Rights (Slavery)-Protectionism-Philosophy” rather than the principle of “One-Person: One-Vote”. This is precisely why the struggle for “Voting Rights” protection is an on ...

Kanye West is Melting Down – What Can We Learn?.

Kanye West is melting down. He didn’t perform to expectations at two concert dates, declaring, at one, that he would have voted for Donald Trump for President, generating boos for his statement. In a subsequent concert he performed just a couple of song ...

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 ...