We MUST Understand: Just When Does a Story become News?

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher It took an incident at a family day event in a famed Acres Home Recreational Park to bring up the age old...

We MUST Understand: This Goes Out to All the “Black Turtles” on the...

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher There is an age old tale told by an old, tough Texas rancher talking politics with a young man from the city....

We MUST Understand: The Truth About Respect

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher Respect is a very powerful word. In todays world, the calls for respect is important and is the latest trend in American society. ...

We MUST Understand: Six Elements that Control the World

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher There are six elements that impact and control the world. Religion, media, politics, economics, education and health: RELIGION Religion controls the masses with a system...

Do You Hear Me Now? Attacks on Black Children in Our Schools Proves...

We MUST Understand This just in...The “school-to-prison pipeline” is a reality for African-American youth. How real? Check this out. A Federal Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights...

“Affordable Housing”: False Illusion for the Poor

  Having a roof over your head is one of the most basic necessities. Question is  how do get one and how are you able to...

We MUST Understand: Come to Grips with Black History & Break Out of Mental...

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher It was a shock heard around the world when Steve McQueen, director of The movie “12 Years A Slave” said that his...

Calling on Leaders to Repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’

Rev. Al Sharpton  President, National Action Network Ever since the verdict in the Michael Dunn so-called 'loud music' trial was announced, many parents have asked me what they...

No Time for Delay

A leader does more than just inspire. A true visionary not only identifies challenges and lays out his/her tangible solutions, but moves people to...

The Rise of Blacks in the Prison Population

Somewhere in a U.S. prison today, a young Black man sits behind bars counting down the years, months and days till he sees freedom....