John Lewis – A True Hero has Departed

On July 17 we got the news that one of our few heroes made his...

The politics of going back to school amid the pandemic

There’s something perniciously debilitating about arrogant behavior..

Ridesharing is the Path to Wealth

For many decades, the alternatives to private travel were taxi cabs, public trains and...

Politics of revoking titles of American military bases with Confederate names

In the midst of the daily goulash that emanates from the Trump White House, one of..

The politics of playing oneself for a fool

Have the stars re-aligned themselves yet? Is this finally the moment of destiny..

The politics of voting by mail in November 2020

Okay, a couple of things out front: most of us are convinced the Republicans, writ..

Why can’t they shut Antifa down?

George Floyd was a brother living an everyday life when he was spotted by a racist police unit in..

The politics of keeping it moving!

This weekend, many in the African-American community will once again celebrate..

‘Perchance to dream: ay, there’s the rub!’

As I write this column, there are two stay-at-home orders in effect in..

Can we move beyond ‘wash, rinse, repeat’ cycle of protests?

The COVID 19 pandemic, which has dominated the news throughout much of 2020..

The Politics of Defunding the Police

This is not a criticism or knock on Black Lives Matter. I'm down with BLM. The group..

The politics of recognizing the freedom being fought for

Just to be clear, freedom and liberty require responsibility and..

The Politics of not raising the level of our political sophistication

Last week there was a brief but very loud outcry from several members of ..

This new virtual way of living: It is a culture killer

This new way of doing business and living everyday has been caused by..

The politics of studying slave reparations in California

The peripatetic state legislator, Dr. Shirley Weber, has just scored another major..