Home Opinion and Commentary

Opinion and Commentary

OP-ED: Medicare Restrictions on Obesity Care Perpetuate Harmful Stigmas

Not only does obesity impact 1-in-3 Americans, it also takes a disproportionate toll on communities of color since almost half of Black Americans are...

Opinion: I Hope Gov. Newsom Woke Up Thanking Black Women for Recall Results

Dr. Julianne Malveaux | Special to California Black Media Partners When California Gov. Gavin Newsom woke up on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, I hope...

Report Reveals that Los Angeles Sheriff Department Rife with Gangs and Cliques

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Approximately 16 percent of Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies and supervisors continue to operate and recruit...

Let’s Talk Black Education

Governor Newsom Should Close the Vaccination Loophole for School Employees By Dr. Margaret Fortune, President/CEO of Fortune School The honeymoon is over in communities where the...

COMMENTARY: The New Multiracial America

The multiracial population, which was 9 million in 2010 and grew to 33.8 million by 2020, reflects two things. First, the rate of racial...