Preparing for the Coming Elections

Dr. John E. Warren Publisher It seems that no sooner than we finish one election, another is upon us. This is the case since 2014 is the year for midterm elections to the U.S. Congress and some Senate seat...

Respect Begins with Us

Jineea Butler Commentary What are we talking about? We talking about fiction or we talking about fact? You talking about fiction? Hold up pardon my back…Excerpt from Jay – Z, What We Talking About. I’ve ...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: A series of long-running studies have identified a troubling racial gap in breast cancer mortality rates. Research suggests that African-American women are on average 40 percent more likely to d...

(Black) Women’s History Month

Julianne Malveaux Commentary Do you know about Elizabeth Keckley? Maggie Lena Walker, Sarann Knight Preddy, Gertrude Pocte Geddes-Willis, Trish Millines Dziko, Addie L Wyatt or Marie-Therese Metoyer? What ...