In one instant, Michael Brown was identified as a threat and in the next he was dead. The people in Ferguson, Missouri have seen this story before and they are tired of its repetitive nature.
The beheading of American journalist James Foley was horrifying. My prayers are with his family. May God comfort Foley's soul in eternity.
Many African Americans feel like there has been an unofficial war declared on blacks, especially young black males.
Americans could use a crash course in math. According to a new study from the Brookings Institution, jobs in science, technology, engineering and math are vacant for more than twice as long as non-STEM positions— largely because employers can't find ...
This is a call for all eligible black folks to register and vote in every election from now until eternity, so we can stop the rallies, marches and demonstrations related to voting.
Every day, we turn on the television and hear about all the wars in the Middle East. Life is bad in the Middle East.
Smart, successful, funny and handsome. Robin Williams seemed to have it all. And yet, today he is dead. Apparently, by his own choice.
One of the cardinal lessons of international conflict resolution is that two fighting is worth more than negotiating.
As election season approaches, I’ve been pondering a crucial issue about the role of government in our society.
I watched with horror as news footage of a battery of Israeli self propelled (SP) heavy artillery guns firing on Palestinian homes, schools and hospitals. I thought it uncivilized that such firepower could be unleashed on defenseless civilians including women ...
Don't let technology take precedence over your children.
What if we didn’t incarcerate people who commit non-violent crimes?
A Florida town has banned people -- let's face it, young people -- from wearing saggy pants.
We Americans are trapped in a political dilemma. We all like representative democracy, but we don’t much like the way it’s performing.
Recently, as I waited in line at the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, my eyes drifted to a sample license plate on the wall that said "Education Begins At Home."