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Ask Alma: Mom’s friend turned on me

My husband was laid off after 16 years on the job. My salary alone wasn’t enough to keep up with the bills, so we decided moving in with my mom was the best thing.

The math and the "after-math" of the Confederate flag

Now that the confederate flag has been taken down, complete with honor guard and pomp and circumstance, what are black folks going to do now?

Dispelling the myths about black fathers

In America, the perception is that the black father doesn't exist. Negative stereotypes of black men persist, and people on the right blame the victim in cases like those of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

Why we need to support normalizing all relations with Cuba

President Obama said that 55 years of isolating Cuba has not worked as a reason for re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba. Kudos to President Obama.

Ask Alma: I didn’t arrest my cop friend’s attention

Ok, I was with a police officer for 10 years. He did some awful things in our relationship. Meaning he cheated on me.

Ask Alma: Mother moved in but won’t move out

My mother and I have a decent relationship. She was on drugs when I was growing up, but she’s stopped and is doing fine.

How Bill Cosby betrayed black community

Bill Cosby once famously told a well-heeled crowd at a 2004 NAACP awards ceremony that the biggest problem in the black community was: "The lower economic and lower middle economic people are not holding their end in this deal."

Rewriting Confederate history

On their Website, the Sons of Confederate Veterans describe themselves as preserving the “history and legacy” of the Confederacy.

Car Review: 2015 Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius has been around for 15 years. It was the first hybrid on the U.S. market and it caused most major manufacturers to develop hybrids of their own. In other words, the Prius aided by Toyota marketing mite, ...

Ask Alma: Should I give my ex a break on support payment?

Should I give my ex a break on support payment?

A beginning solution for Charleston

The domestic terrorist attack at Emmanuel AME church killing nine black people should be an eye opener. Since blacks gained their freedom inclusive of a failed Radical Reconstruction that ended with the Tilden Hayes Agreement in 1877— domestic terrorist attacks ...

Millions of whites feel Charleston church killer 'could be my son'

On Wednesday, June 17, 2015, Dylann Roof, a 21-year-old white supremacist, massacred nine black worshipers in the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina.

NBC and GOP, dump Trump for his Mexico insults

When Donald Trump began his historic quest for the Republican presidential nomination, he said: "When do we beat Mexico at the border? They're laughing at us, at our stupidity

Ask Alma: Wife’s spending out of control

I love my wife and we have a great marriage.

Remove Confederate flag now

The savage act of racial terrorism at Emanuel A.M.E. Church – Mother Emanuel – in Charleston, S.C., has been met with extraordinary expressions of faith in that community

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