Thursday 23 November 2017
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Category: Editorial


Sierra Leone Declared Ebola-Free: Why Not the Rest of Africa?

Op/Ed By Kofi Quaye   Sierra Leone has been declared Ebola free. Recent media reports have indicated the country qualifies as...


The University of Missouri’s New President, Michael Middleton, and the New Campus Activism

By Marc Morial   ( – “Those who profess to favor freedom and yet depreciate agitation, are people who want...


Media Coverage of Minority Communities Reflects Bias

Op/Ed By Kofi Quaye   Friday, Nov. 14, numerous gunmen opened fire at different locations, and killed several people. Every indication...


Dearth of Black Media Ownership

Op/Ed By James Clingman   (Trice Edney Wire) – In war, one of the first things the enemy does is destroy his adversary’s...


Convene a national commission on race and poverty

Op/Ed ByJesse Jackson   When the Founders wrote the Constitution, blacks were considered three-fifths human. In a compromise at the...

Dr._Faye Williams

The Color Black

Op/Ed By Dr. E. Faye Williams   ( — I remember a time when the worst thing you could call an African American...


#BlackLivesMatter: A Rallying Cry for our Times

Op/Ed By Marc Morial   (Trice Edney Wire) – “This is not a moment, but a movement.” – Black Lives Matter Organization...


A ‘feral child?’ A racist fool

Op/Ed By Julianne Malveaux   (Trice Edney Wire) – I was preparing to write a column on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), the...


Legend or Legacy?

Op/Ed By James Clingman   ( – One thing that prevents us from moving forward, economically and otherwise, is...


Pope Francis’ Message of Compassion: Service for the Common Good

Op/Ed By Marc Morial   “I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a...