Tea with Carina – Fans absent from the NBA Finals

Fans were noticeably absent from the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history. The…

If Ferguson Stays Ferguson, Blacks Have No One to Blame But Themselves

Ferguson will hold municipal elections April 7. The mayor and five of the six city councilpersons…

Eric Holder Was Our Firewall Against GOP Bigotry

New America Media, Commentary, Earl Ofari Hutchinson  One of the most poignant moments in Attorney General…

Behind Ferguson’s Unrest: Failed Federal Policy and the Black-White Housing Gap

  On the surface, the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., was about local police using deadly force…

Abortion, The Real “War On Women”

By Tricia Erickson I am so sick and tired, yes, sick and tired, of hearing about…

Who Will Speak for Black War Veterans?

Several have not been deemed worthy of a Congressional Medal of Honor  By Ron Armstead Washington,…

From Rodney King to Jordan Davis … when will Black People Learn?

By y Cleo Manago From Rodney King, to Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant and now Jordan Davis, Black communities have responded…

Racial Discrimination: How Far Have We Come?

Despite some perceived improvements, 45 years brings little change in perceptions that Blacks are discriminated against…

A Lesson From Nelson Mandela

Wells Fargo could learn a better value system from the former South African President By Tammi Lang…

Why I Became an Afrofuturist

By Stafford L. Battle When I tell people I am an AFROFuturist, I usually get a…

The Epitome of Hypocrisy… Obamacare

Guest commentary provided by Rev. Dr. Clenard H. Childress, Jr. To all who ever doubted the callous,…

The End to Domestic Violence Lies in Our Own Maternal Hands

Guest Commentary by Rose Morgan in homage to October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month  Earlier this…

Another March, Another Dream: 50 Years After Martin Luther King Jr. Made History

It was a time of terror and trouble. In the years before and after the historic…