Categories Archives: Op-Ed

AMERICA: THE LAND OF POLITICAL ZOMBIES.

Hey America, guess what? It’s election time…Yee-haw! That’s right, the 2016 presidential election has descended upon us, and I for one, couldn’t be happier to see it come. I’ll be more than happy to see it go, however. This has been one of the c ...

Discipline Comes From Within.

The foundation of a morally healthy life style is internal-self-discipline. The foundation of all “Law” is God’s Law; especially the “Two great Commandments of Jesus” (Matthew 22: 34-40). In fact, the U. S. Constitution is based upon God’s Law ...

Turnabout is Fair Play.

Why can’t more of us see that economics is the key to our freedom and the answer to the problems we talk about all the time? This political year has and continues to bring this fact to light, but the Colin Kaepernick protest illuminates the issue of eco ...

Is My House Really Ugly?.

By: Johnny Hollowell Over the past decade, the words “ugly” and “house” have become a common phrase used in inner city neighborhoods. This phenomenon is very visible in the Third and Fifth Wards in Houston. As a long-time resident ...

Damn…I’m ‘A Bad Dude’ Too!.

“I’m in fear for my life!” This is usually the phrase you hear from members of law enforcement in response to any officer-involved shooting which typically leads to someone being severely wounded or killed. However, over the last several yea ...