Playing Devil’s Advocate on Monuments & History

It was the late Maya Angelou who said, “History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be...

The Wisdom of the Elderly is Priceless

In 25 years of journalism, one of the greatest privileges enjoyed by a writer is to sit and listen to hours of the recounting...

Black Male Entrepreneurs Deserve Full Respect & Support

“We want to grow and expand our business and teach others about opportunities in entrepreneurship over selling drugs.” - 20-year old Black Entrepreneur Marlin Gipson   What...

Will You Second that E-Motion?

Blacks Need to Recommit to Second Amendment   Ida B. Wells, the famed Black  journalist and anti-lynching crusader, wrote this in 1892.: “A Winchester rifle should...

Are You Offended?

Some Folks Take Ignorance and Stupidity to New Heights In this day in age, anyone can be offended by anything, but being “offended” is being...

Houston Must Not Become “Gotham City”-Town Needs An Enema to Flush Out Crime

Houston may be a welcoming city, but one thing the city has opened its doors to in the process is a rash of violent...

Sometimes We Are “Lynched” By Our Own Black Hands

Earlier this month, political commentator Lisa Durden gave a fiery interview with Tucker Carlson on Fox News, defending a Black Lives Matter chapter’s decision to...

William H. Cosby Jr.- Remember The Good in This Great Legend

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” - Comedian Bill Cosby When it comes to Comedian...

“Stop This Crazy Thing”

A historically black college in Memphis recently held a “black-on-black crime forum” exploring causes and solutions, but it was the term “black-on-black crime” use that...

Dick Dowling -Statue Promoting Confederate Hero Should Go Too?

It is about time!!! Some city governments are making bold statements about history and altering their image by separating from a past that promoted Slavery,...