Quantcast

Opinion

Subscribe

Tease photo

Martin Luther King Jr. and Passing the Baton

Dr. King had a dream of economic justice for all of our nation’s poor.

Tease photo

Better Health Care for Communities of Color

Health equity is achievable and requires deliberate action on our part. That’s what we believe at Health Share of Oregon

Tease photo

What Trump Wants on Immigration is Ethnic Cleansing

Trump had extended an “open hand” to work with Democrats on immigration, they reported. He crowed that he’d come up ...

Tease photo

Influenced by a Narrow- Minded World View

On the eve of the eighth anniversary of the Jan. 12 earthquake that devastated the island nation of Haiti and ...

Tease photo

Racist Past of Immigration Policy Retooled

The condemnation of Trump’s remarks on immigration has been swift and widespread. Most of the denunciations cast his ideas as ...

Tease photo

Enabling White Supremacy Takes Place Every Day

Most black folk might get offended if it is suggested that they are enablers to white supremacists. Yet, this enabling ...

Tease photo

Dreams of Owning a Home in My Neighborhood

Let’s face it, I am in my early 30’s, I work full-time, and the only affordable place for me to ...

Tease photo

A New Year’s Resolution: Time to Speak Up

As we go into a new year, I have a resolution. I’m going to speak up more when men do ...

Tease photo

Rewarding the Wealthy and Corporate America

A Nation unable to pay its bills is borrowing to further enrich its billionaires and millionaires with a tax “reform” ...

Tease photo

A Cruel Holiday Gift for Haitian Immigrants

Two months after experiencing the devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Haiti in January 2010, my dad finally made it ...

Tease photo

A Year that Awakened and Energized America

Without any fear of exaggeration, it can be said, and has been—repeatedly—that the final result of the 2016 presidential election ...

Tease photo

Advancing the Conversation on Sexual Assault

Our national debate about sexual harassment and assault seems to be missing a bit of nuance.

Tease photo

Corporate Interests Are Warping the Internet

My identity was stolen this year. The perpetrator didn’t open credit cards in my name or gain access to my ...

Tease photo

Journalist was a Fearless Civil Rights Legend

We join the nation in mourning Simeon Booker's passing last week at the age of 99.

Tease photo

Rhodes Scholar Story Inspirational

It’s inspiring and comforting to see a young man with enough emotional maturity to realize life after basketball does exist ...