Georgia state Rep. Vernon Jones, a Black man from the Deep South, delivered a speech in support of President Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention. His appearance, and what he said, was criticized by many Black Americans. Jones wrote an op-ed for CNN explaining why he chose to leave the Democratic party. Here are some excerpts from his letter.
Democracy is for spiritually intelligent individuals, and this is precisely why the founders created a mass universal educational system. They wanted everyone to be able to read and understand the spiritual principles of the Bible as a guide for nation-state-unity: “One nation under God, indivisible with liberty and justice for all.”
By: Omowale Luthuli-Allen Which of the ladies in the photo established citizenship by chain migration and who was born in Oakland, California, USA? Political power speaks to the power of who it can define. Who can define who is a citizen and who is not a citizen? The constitution requires a candidate for the Presidency
Fans around the globe are mourning the loss of iconic "Black Panther" actor Chadwick Boseman, who died Friday from colon cancer at the age of 43.
Our "Forever First Lady" Michelle Obama did a TKO on President Donald Trump in her powerful speech for the 2020 Democratic National Convention. She was poised and to the point while she laid out the case against Trump and the importance of, frankly, getting him out of office. Here are some of our favorite highlights from her speech:
When a leader demands "law and order" it is usually in a plea to reduce crime, get drugs and guns off the streets or increase police patrol in areas of need. It is NOT in the way that President Donald Trump has demanded it these days, with military force used against protesters in several incidents dancing disturbingly close to martial law.
The 2020 Presidential election is what individuals know about themselves, not what they think about Donald Trump. Americans must honor God, and through prayer/supplication come to know the truth, and with God’s help change the mindset of Christian Right Evangelicals, GOP Party and Trump Loyalists because slavery is America’s Original Sin. Slaves didn’t have a choice, because death is not a choice.
Teachers say they are literally "fighting for their lives" as they protest around the country to stay out of the classrooms during this COVID-19 pandemic. As students are already contracting the disease, many teachers feel they are sitting ducks, fearing exposure from the students they are designated to educate.
California Sen. Kamala Harris has made history after former Vice President Joe Biden selected her to be his running mate in the 2020 election against President Donald Trump.
As students prepare to head back to school, some families are concerned they will not have the technology needed to help their children succeed in virtual or distance learning. Specifically, in the African American community, many students have not engaged as much in the virtual learning landscape, as we have relied on brick-and-mortar institutions.