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 ..

The politics of studying slave reparations in California

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

The politics of the virus and binary choices

To the Chinese, this is the Year of the Rat. To the rest of us, this is the year of..

The politics of Cuba, Africa and the coronavirus

Just this week, the virus has been announced in all African countries but..

The politics of Blackness being bad for one’s health

In spite of an initial news report being sent out of England in February that a..

The politics of Africa and the coronavirus

It’s been a slow-moving train, but the coronavirus is now definitely..

The Politics of Nancy Pelosi Becoming First Female POTUS

With mass rallies not now a possibility given the state of the..

The politics of not learning from epidemic history

The coronavirus is not the first pandemic the USA and the world have..

The Politics of Epidemics and Pandemics

Last week, this column said number 45 was..

The politics of declaring martial law

In a way, the jig is up. Clearly, the Trump administration has shown..

The politics of Bloomberg’s new reparations plan

In January 2020, presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg stood before..

The Politics of Knowing Speculative From Real Politics

State Sen. Holly Mitchell is an excellent legislator and..

The politics of fooling ole Black folks

There is a new book just out called, “Coming Home: How Black Americans..

The politics of elephants fighting

The African saying, ‘when elephants fight, the grass is always the..

The Politics of Continuing Black History Month

Known from 1926 until 1976 as American Negro History Week, invented..