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Simeon Booker—A Significant Reporter of the 1950-1970’s Civil Rights Wars Has Passed Away at...

America lost one of the most courageous journalists ever to put pen to paper. Simeon Booker died Dec. 10 at an assisted-living community in Solomons,...

What No One Told Me About Being First to Go To College

I was reared and schooled in Detroit, where poverty and oppression eloquently danced while violence and crime serenaded the communities. The crime and oppression in...

What I Learned from Teaching African Students

I recently had the wonderful opportunity to teach several virtual classes with 15 female students Nairobi, Kenya. The instructor Victor Owuor, a talented and...

SLIPPING INTO DARKNESS

TriceEdney — "To attract people, to win over people to that which I have realized as being true, that is called propaganda...   Propaganda is...

Trump’s Quest to Unwrap the President Barack Obama Legacy What is it Really?

Recently Trump reportedly revived the birther theory that President Barack Obama was not born in the United States – a ridiculous assertion that Trump...

Why Maryland Needs Medicare for All

Right now in 2017, we live in the state with the highest median income in the richest country in the history of the world....

The National Opioid Epidemic: Working Together to Save Lives

Recently, the Reports and Recommendations issued by the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis have stressed the urgent need for...

A Champion Has Left Us–R.B. Jones

(Updated 12/6/2017) Among the legendary graduates of Princeton University who have made their mark on the surface of the human condition is Ronald (R.B) Jones...

IT’S ABOUT THE POWER

TriceEdney — Let’s begin with the truth—something rare in Washington, DC. While Sexual Harassment/Assault may result in physical injury, it is almost certainly, damaging...

Is Enduring 3 More Years of Trump Leadership Possible?

Donald Trump is wrapping up his first year as our 45th President in the White House and we’re left to ask this head-scratching question:...

What You Need to Know About Maryland Health Care

Health care can be confusing, especially with all of the conflicting information being circulated at the federal level. Yet Marylanders can rest assured that...

Sarcoidosis Doesn’t Have to be a Death Sentence

Nowadays there are many African Americans living and coping with life changing diseases.  However one disease that is drastically affecting the African American population...