Before I lay it down: “Black Santa and the little White kid…”

My wife and I were doing our Christmas shopping the other day and ended up at a specialty store that sells lots of yuletide...

America is the Land of Immigrants

America is a land of immigrants. Since its inception, the United States of America has been a place where persecuted people have come and...

We Must Understand: I Guess a Win is a Win!

Let me first say congratulations to Houston’s next Mayor, Sylvester Turner, and all of those who worked on his brilliant campaign. Your hard-work and...

Ben Carson

I must admit that it is not everyday that one receives correspondence from an individual who is seeking to be this nation’s next President....

Is it Time for Black Houstonians to Take ‘Matress Mack’ to the Rug?

Mack: I love Houston. I owe everything to this great city, but I’m very concerned about Houston’s future. Politicians have spent way too much money, and...

Let’s Fix This Lack of Leadership

A leader is the one in charge, the person who convinces other people to follow. A great leader inspires confidence in other people and moves them to...

A Christmas to Remember: How Celebrating this Christmas this year Could be a Win/Win...

We are approaching that magical time of year when Americans spend money that they do not have in an effort to shower their loved...

Going to Talk to the Woman:

 It is Time to Place Demands Upon  the Democratic Party Many consider Hillary Clinton’s winning the nomination to represent the Democratic Party in the 2016...

Before I lay it down: “It’s just time for the good guys to win;...

His dad died when he was thirteen years old, having been a life-long painter. His mom cleaned rooms and toilets at the historic Rice...

BOYCOTTING STAR WARS

I have frequently heard the following refrain from African-Americans during shocking moments, “It sure must be nice to be White.” Since I personally know...