by A. Peter Bailey Most of these are the same wishes that I advocated in a wish’s column for the year 1993. They are as relevant today as they were
Tag : Black Commentary
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier Last November, a mass shooting occurred at Oxford High School in Oakland County, Michigan.
by Julianne Malveaux (TriceEdneyWire.com)—A year ago, on January 6, 2021, a mob of crazed insurrectionists descended on the United States Capitol.
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier Gloria Jean Watkins, best known by her pen name bell hooks, died last month at the age of sixty-nine.
by Jesse Jackson Sr. (TriceEdneyWire.com)—A new year is a time for reflection on the past and hope for the future. My new year’s wish this year
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier After a White Minneapolis police officer killed George Floyd, an unarmed Black man, riots broke out
by Ben Jealous (TriceEdneyWire.com)—One of the most important reasons to vote Donald Trump out of the White House was to stop him from packing our
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier In the 1890s White mobs lynched dozens of Black men for raping White women. Investigative journalist
by Julianne Malveaux (TriceEdneyWire.com)—Our nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) is a function of consumer spending. We are prodded,
by Ben Jealous (TriceEdneyWire.com)—I woke up this morning with my mind stayed on freedom. And how we can preserve it. Our freedom is threatened.
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier During the 1990s the term— White supremacy—was either a historical description of America’s
by Ben Jealous (TriceEdneyWire.com)—You know the old game, two truths and a lie? Here are two truths and a lie about Georgia and Stacey Abrams, who
by A. Peter Bailey (TriceEdneyWire.com)—During this gift-giving season, it’s very important that serious Black parents provide their children
by Jesse Jackson Sr. (TriceEdneyWire.com)—In the civil rights movement we were constantly reminded to keep our eyes on the prize. What’s the
by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier In 2012, Trayvon Martin, a Black 17-year-old, was fatally shot by George Zimmerman, a Hispanic