Friday, March 5, 2021
Why does crime exist, and what should be done about it? Lately, a lot of discussion is centered on a spate of carjackings carried out by African Americans, many of them youths. In the past we have made all types of excuses for this kind of behavior, but the...
The United States is currently in the throes of an incredible scenario, a slippery slope that is totally unexpected and makes scant sense. Actually, unless you have peanuts for brains, it would make sense to live in such a way that we would live cooperatively. But that’s not what...
On Monday, January 18, the nation will celebrate the 92nd birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And on Monday, January 11, Nancy Pelosi introduced an Article of Impeachment for President Donald J. Trump. The juxtaposition of these events is extremely ironic. More importantly, they demonstrate how relevant Dr. King’s...

USING THE SCIENCE OF LOVE

Most people have been lamenting the challenges that we faced in 2020, and most were anticipating things to turn out much better in 2021. Improvement remains to be seen. The truth of the matter is that nothing will change until we change it. If you have a wheel and...

HAPPY NEW YEAR, FINALLY!

Most people will probably agree that the year 2020 was one heck of a ride, and many will not be sad to see it go. For some people, it has been one of the most difficult years of their lives. People have experienced multiple deaths in their families, have...
As we enter the new 2020 holiday season, we will do so in a manner that differs greatly from past years. This is the most sacred time of the year in a number of traditions, i.e., Christmas, Hanukkah, the winter solstice, and Kwanzaa for starters. It is normally a...

THE BOGEYMAN IS HATRED

Everyone has been lamenting how difficult the year 2020 has been and folks are looking forward to the New Year. Though this is understandable, there is no guarantee that the upcoming year will be better than the preceding one. In fact, it stands to get worse if we don’t...
COVID-19 is ravishing America like a raging bull! We are close to approaching a half million deaths, and a lot of these are among Black and brown people. Yet at this time, they are the ones who are most reluctant to take one of the vaccines that are being...
A late popular deejay used to say that “music is the soundtrack of our lives.” On the surface that might not sound like it is of profound import, but looked at more closely, it really is! During the course of dealing with a national upsurge of the dreaded COVID-19,...

THANKSGIVING 2020

The year 2020 is moving ahead at a rapid pace, and more than a few people are thankful for this. The year 2020 has been an unexpectedly difficult one, with the COVID-19 pandemic and an ever-widening gap among citizens due to police misconduct, racial polarization, and political intrigue. The...