Category: Editorial, Politics

michael_vaughn2

Something to Think About: President Obama Has Been True to Himself

When I think about the presidency of Barack Obama, I have moved beyond the point of being mad at him, to understanding he has been true to...

wallace_mabry

Church Politics and the Contradiction of Racial Harmony: The Deaths of Young Black Males More Grievous than Some Suggest

What is this spiritual juice black ministers have been concocting with law enforcement to arrest the anger of black people over the racist...

providence_crowder

Reflecting on the Ferguson Case

Here we are, once again in this nation, witnessing the aftermath of the tragedy in Ferguson, Mo., made national because of the implications...

Howard_Eagle

Enough is Enough: Moving Past Gradualism

Editor’s Note: Columnist Howard Eagle has written the following analysis in response to the Nov. 30 Democrat and Chronicle editorial...

ayesha_kreutz

Ferguson: Insufficient Justice

After seeing what happened with the Michael Brown case in Ferguson, Mo., I have some observations and questions. First: “I pray for the...

chris_stevenson

Buffalo is drowning in Cognitive Dissonance

With the recent announcement of the Buffalo Bills having a new owner committed to keeping the team in Buffalo, it seems on the surface...

chris_stevenson

The Police Problem can be Easily Solved. The First Step is Wanting to solve it

The strange thing about the crime rate is, it can be lowered by either one of two things, increased police presence in high-crime areas, or...

james_clingman

Too Stressed to Be Blessed

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Black folks lead the nation in church-going, praise-dancing, shouting, call-and-response, and “whoopin.”...

Julianne_ Malveaux

All Colleges Are Not Created Equal

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The most common model of college attendance is that a young person graduates from high school and heads...

gloria_winston_al-sarag2

Straight No Chaser: Poor People Were Being Pimped at RHA

In the real world, it seems when someone has been named to a position, it does not matter how he or she has gotten there. When a black man...