Category: Editorial

Gloria Winston Al-Sarag
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Straight No Chaser: Is Mo’Nique Tripping?

When actress/comedienne Mo’Nique recently made public claims she was supposed to play “Cookie” on the hit TV series,...

kofi_quaye

“God’s Trombones” Deserves Praise

I had no idea what to expect when I went to see God’s Trombones last Sunday, March 1, at the Bethany Baptist Church in Syracuse. Billed...

Wallace Mabry
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Debunking Corporal Punishment: A Child’s Tale

Op/Ed By Wallace Mabry   Growing up I recall many instances where my mother literally beat my behind, my back, my legs, and my...

Silhouette_man

The White House is fresh out of ideas for delaying the Keystone XL pipeline

Op/Ed By Michael James Barton Director for Energy, ARTIS Research   For months, the president has said he couldn’t move on the...

kofi_quaye

Why the Ebola Scare has raised Serious Questions about International Aid, and Media Coverage of Africa

Op/Ed by Kofi Quaye Most of the recent hype about the devastation, and havoc, caused by the Ebola epidemic in West Africa appears to have...

wallace_mabry

Black on Black Homicides: An Exercise in Self-Extermination

Op/Ed by Wallace Mabry Statistical data aside, the disturbing number of black people being killed by black people is far more concerning...

The Carter G. Woodson Legacy

Op/Ed by Julianne Malveaux (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The racial differential in the poverty rate is staggering. Last time I checked,...

Patrina_Freeman

East Irondequoit School Board Should Engage Public

Op/Ed by Patrina Freeman Let me say very plainly, I disagree with taking a vote on any issue without giving those affected by the outcome,...

kofi_quaye

The Chinese and Others Are Reaping the Benefits of African-American Influence; Why?

Op/Ed Kofi Quaye The majority of African-Americans have no idea about the extent to which they have influenced the music, fashions,...

Gloria Winston Al-Sarag
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Straight No Chaser: “I Don’t Need No Man”

Op/Ed by Gloria Winston Al-Sarag The following is an excerpt from a comment I read on Facebook, recently: “I make enough money to take...