Anti-Police Views Within the Black Community are as American as Apple Pie

Unlike many of the young men and women who currently control Hip-Hop Culture and Rap Music, I remember the moment that N.W.A. dropped “F$%k...

The Mis-Education of the Black Student Athlete

As fanatical fans throughout the nation gear up for yet another College Football Season that they hope culminates with their favorite school dethroning my...

‘Straight Outta Compton’: Exposing Lack of Black Leadership

  Although the thought that the rap group N.W.A. --- Niggas wit Attitudes --- could be more shocking a quarter-century after their arrival on the...

The Panther Pocket Lawyer of Legal First Aid

It is impossible to pinpoint when African-American citizens were deemed convenient prey for law enforcement officers as these types of killings are as much...

When Political Satire is No Longer Funny: The Houston Chronicle Makes a Major Error

Although I am unsure how the recent political cartoon run in The Houston Chronicle should be termed, however, one thing is certain, the decision-makers...

Serena Williams: The Greatest There Has Ever Been

The great W.E.B. Du Bois wrote in The Souls of Black Folk that “the problem of the twentieth-century will be the color line.” Although...

Quick, Fast & in a Hurry:

Why the NAACP’s Haste to End Their Boycott Against South Carolina is Wrong on SOOOOOO Many Levels Although I am not particularly surprised that the...

Why Many of Our Children Resist Education

Each academic school year that expires lays increasing trepidations regarding the direction that our children, and therefore our future, are headed at the feet...

RUN FORREST, RUN!!!!!!!!!!:

WHY EVEN THE REMAINS OF NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST HAVE PROVEN DISAGREEABLE TO SOUTHERNERS I am always attempting to connect American history with popular culture icons...

CAN’T TRUST IT: HOW RICK PERRY’S ACTIONS CONTRADICT HIS WORDS

I have found that explaining why more African-Americans are not card carrying members of the Republican Party to be one of the most difficult...