Opinion and Commentary

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...

(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...

The Jim Crow Impulse

By Lee A. Daniels Commentary Arizona’s Republican Gov. Jan Brewer, after nearly a week of reading the political tea leaves, vetoed a bill Feb. 27...

It’s all about public trust

By Lei-Chala Wilson Guest Commentary In my years as President of the San Diego Branch of the NAACP, I have worked with retiring San Diego Police...

Letter to The Editor by ​Bishop Cornelius Bowser, Sr.

Dear Editor: I think it is biased to get a quote from Mario Lewis and not talk to someone on the other side whom he...