With the Christian celebration of Easter coming upon us Sunday, I thought this would be a good time to reflect on the state of the church, especially the Black church. Easter commemorates the rising from the dead of Jesus Christ […]
Actress Meryl Streep’s political diatribe at the Golden Globes awards isn’t the only surprise attention-getting provocation from the event. Nominee film “Hidden Figures,” a box-office hit about the true story of three black women mathematicians who played important roles at […]
At least some of the faithful within the congregation of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Atlanta had to feign a sense of surprise when sexual abuse allegations against the church’s leader Bishop Eddie Long first surfaced in 2011. But even […]
Have you ever seen or heard of a homosexual waiting room, water fountain, restroom, lunch counter, being denied entrance to a school, being sent to the back of the bus, being denied service in a public facility, such as a […]
Those who read me regularly know that I have been extremely critical of the Obama presidency; but it has always been on the issues. I have never denigrated the “office of the presidency” or made personal attacks on President Obama.