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Post Thanksgiving Election Thoughts

The election of San Diego's next mayor will be one of the most important events of 2014. Equally important is the fact that once again San Diego's communities of color will have an opportunity to be the decidin...
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Forcing Poor People to Go Hungry

Just as the holiday season begins, when the thoughts and actions of some focus on compassion for others, we could be about to witness the government’s forcing the poor to go hungry – the product of political ho...

It’s Not Rocket Science

It’s Not Rocket Science By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist “In the 1960s, when my grandfather was teaching me to drive in his little red Ford Falcon, there was an epidemic of deaths on the highway...

Affordable Health Care is Here to Stay

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist “Nearly 6 in 10 uninsured Americans will be able to get coverage for $100 or less.” - President Barack Obama We fought and won a battle three years ago to improve acce...