ANOTHER SENSELESS MURDER

TriceEdney— As we enter the holiday season, I want to wish my readers, their families and friends the best of health, wealth and the...

Police Reform in Baltimore: What’s Next

In past 30 years, 120 people have lost their lives due to encounters with Baltimore Police. Many of them were unarmed. Yet before the...

Beyonce, Jay-Z Get Unfair Rap

So here's the ugly truth about the flap over the recent trip to Cuba by Beyoncé and Jay-Z. The whining of three Cuban-American lawmakers...

John Wilson Out Early at Morehouse, William Taggart to Handle Day to Day...

Just days after a media blitz in which he criticized meetings with presidents and the details of an executive order signed by President Donald...

Oppose Inclusion of Postal Reform in Year-End Legislation

As a member of the federal community who served our country for years, I am concerned with an attempt to force current U.S. Postal...

Your Body is a Temple, Treat it that Way

As a Black person living in America and a woman of faith, I am proud of the role that the church still plays in...

Fighting for Their Families

"I am fighting for my father. He is undocumented. I am fighting for all of the children who don't have their mothers and fathers...

PAYING GREATER ATTENTION

TriceEdney — There’s little question that parenting is a more complex endeavor than it ever was.  The goal of most conscientious parents is to...

Poetry’s Impact on Me

I’m a 16 year old girl. I attend City Neighbors, a small charter school in East Baltimore. As a junior taking seven classes, honors...

The Case of the Missing Post-Racial Election

In 2004 Sen. Barack Obama captured the nation’s attention. He called for an end to the politics of racial division: “There’s not a Black...

After Alabama Victory, Black Women Must Lead

In the aftermath of Doug Jones’ stunning victory, Alabama stands once more where the south has stood since my time as a girl growing...

Mona Eltahawy, Stephanie Street…Is France Right to Ban Wearing the Burka in Public?

As a Muslim woman and as a feminist, I support banning the face veil, everywhere and not just in France where they are to...