Marcus Moziah Garvey, who was born August 17, 1887 and who died in 1940, is numbered among the greatest...
Julian Bond was a hero and, I’m privileged to say, a friend.
Justice and equality was the mission that spanned his life – from his leadership of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating...
Dear Bernie Sanders supporters,
Shut up and listen for once. When Black women interrupt your candidate, don’t call them “thugs”; and when protesters hijack...
Marian Wright Edelman
What’s on the minds of many high school students these days—the start of a new school year, getting a driver’s license, worrying whether they...
By Malcolm X
Excerpted from presentation by Malcolm X in Los Angeles, California,...
Charles and Inez Barron
On Monday, August 17, 2015 at 12 Noon on the steps of City Hall, Assemblyman...
A well-dressed woman in a cropped yellow jacket and a Beyoncé weave advances through a group of teenagers. The unlucky target: a tall boy in a black...
Ferguson Police last year -- By any spin necessary?
The events of August 9, 2015, that marked exactly one year to the date that Mike Brown was murdered, are deeply upsetting and troubling.
Cruel, cold, callous-- Brown's body lay on streets for over 4 hours
This month, the nation will acknowledge two political milestones. On Aug. 9, we mark the one-...
Mumia Abu-Jamal has active Hepatitis C, which which is quite likely the cause of the...
Michael Brown -- gunned down a year ago by Darren Wilson
Okay, so every time someone goes down, you say "never again."
Who really believes you when you say...
Lynch and Holder -- no prosecutions of officers who summarily execute African Americans
A Camden, New Jersey judge accused by a high profile Manhattan-based attorney of trying...
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