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Where the Flames of Righteous Anger Burned

Three years ago this month, a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, fatally shot an unarmed, black 18-year-old named Michael Brown. ...

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Threats Move World Closer to Catastrophe

The problem with Donald Trump’s “fire and fury” statement on North Korea isn’t merely that it intensifies an already tense ...

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Stealing Our Vote If They Get the Chance

Today, too many people take for granted that the advances achieved during the civil rights movement are still firmly in ...

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Private Prison of Cruelty, Greed and Indifference

Once again there is official support for the unholy union of two policies: the criminalization of anyone "without papers," including ...

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Clearly Inappropriate and More 'Alternative Facts'

Trump basically defied most of the 12 points in the Scout Law — you know, the one that includes terms ...

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Leaders of Faith in the Fight against HIV

For centuries, Black Churches and faith leaders have been at the forefront of the struggle for civil rights, including voting ...

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Trump’s Pro Torture-Friendly Administration

It should come as no surprise to anyone that Donald Trump is pro-torture. He said on the campaign trail he’d ...

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Republicans are Right: Going to College Hurts

New public opinion polling shows most Republicans think colleges have a negative impact on the country. Unfortunately, they might be ...

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Men and Women on the Side of Right

After 12 historic years leading the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP, the Rev. Dr. William Barber is stepping up ...

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Turning Back the Clock to a Time of No Rights

The health care repeal that Republicans are pushing through Congress is a direct attack on the lives of black people ...

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Trump’s Worst Collusion is with Corporations

Many leading liberals suspect, now with a little more evidence, that Trump worked with Russia to win his election. But ...

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A Vital Connection Between Head Start and School

I have been working in our community with Head Start since 1975. I have never been as excited as I ...

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Health Care Proposal Built on Inequality

Our representatives are on the brink of instating a health care plan that epitomizes separate and unequal. Thirteen U.S. Senators ...

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Prisons, Poverty and the Price of Freedom

Hip-hop legend Jay-Z recently celebrated Father's Day by allowing incarcerated fathers to spend the day with their families.

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Another Troop Surge and More Casualties

Yes, that mess is still boiling, despite President Obama’s 2012 pledge to end our involvement in the longest war in ...

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