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...

COLD (CIVIL) WAR IN AMERICA

America is in new territory, one that might be called an internal “cold war.” The elections have been held and the Biden/Harris team has emerged as the declared winner. Today, after several challenges initiated by the Republicans, it is still true that the Biden/Harris team are the apparent winners,...
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have emerged victorious from the November 3rd elections, but the smoke has not yet cleared. The elections had record-breaking turnouts, and a lot of people were caught off guard by the squeaker that resulted. Many folks expected a landslide victory for Biden against Donald...

AMERICA THE BRUISED

America has been injured, bruised, and healing will take time as the smoke is clearing from the recent elections. Two Americas have been revealed. On the one hand, we have those citizens who truly believe in the ideals of democracy and equal opportunity for all. On the other hand,...
Early voting is happening all over America, and over 60 million Americans have made it to the polls so far, shattering previous turnout records. People have braved inclement weather, long lines and various forms of voter suppression in order to vote. Everything has its good and bad sides. The current...
The Mandate – DUMP TRUMP! Part 4 of a 4-part series There are a whole host of reasons to change the leadership of the United States of America. It is crucial if we are to start the road back to healing as a nation, one that is hopelessly divided due...
What’s at stake in the November 2020 election? Part 3 of a 4-part series A lot of people have been perplexed by President Donald Trump’s ongoing preoccupation with former President Barack Obama and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Some just chalk his obsession up to jealousy and make fun of him....