U.S. has always ‘Negotiated’ with Terrorists

George E. Curry Commentary I disagree with President Obama’s decision to trade five Taliban leaders being held at Guantanamo Bay for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, an apparent deserter who is believed to have been the...

The Continued Deaths in Our Communities

Dr. John E. Warren Publisher This week we experienced more brutal deaths in our neighborhoods. These were not caused by terrorists, nor White radicals or Klan members. These deaths were caused by us among u...

Harlem Election: It’s Getting Hot in Here

Jineea Butler Commentary It’s gonna be hell up in Harlem this month. The race for New York’s 13th Congressional District’s Democratic primary has the once mecca for African Americans in disarray. The seat h...

The Delusion of U.S. Economic Progress

James Clingman Commentary Imagine the U.S. dollar being worthless. Picture millionaires and billionaires becoming “thousand-aires” overnight. Think about the possibility of 200 million U.S. citizens being u...

My House is not Your Home

Raynard Jackson Commentary Since the economic crash of 2008, I think everyone has had to make adjustments – except the federal government – including cutting back on discretionary spending, fewer weekends a...