PURGED

TriceEdney -- Being possessed by an abstract, non-linear psychological construct has always led me to search for the truth which may rest in both the...

Bowser’s Budget Shortchanges Kids

In April, Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser released her proposed FY 2018 budget.  Her overall budget increased city spending by 3.4%. However, when it...

Cannabis in the NFL is Medicine

I was only 16 when I was told no more contact sports. When I was 19, I was informed I had osteoarthritis in my...

100 Days of Discrimination, 100 Days of Defiance

Donald Trump has only been in office for 100 days, but in that brief time, his administration has shown an alarming hostility to civil...

BOOED IN BERLIN

TriceEdney Wire Service -- By now, those who read my articles know that I am a person of Faith.  My Faith informs my decisions and...

To be Black in America is also to be Green

For years now, scientific researchers and civil rights organizations like the NAACP have been documenting the disparate impact of climate change – and its...

In Defense of Science

On April 22 thousands of Americans, in cities all across the U.S. will gathered and participated in the March for Science – an idea...

ON THE BRINK?

TriceEdney — Among other non-academic activities in our contemporary society, all public school children are introduced to vital, emergency life saving drills.  Fire drills,...

A Black People’s North Korea Policy

We as Black people need to think, see and listen for ourselves as the U.S. asserts its right to take preemptive military action against...

End of Session Letter from the Speaker Pro Tem

The 2017 Maryland General Assembly Session came to a close at midnight, April 10. It was a very busy, but very productive session. It...

Trump’s Avoidance of Black Press Reveals Tense Relations

At the very beginning of the new administration, and probably in a moment of hubris, Omarosa Manigault, an aide to President Donald Trump, promised...

A REVERSAL OF FORTUNE

TriceEdney— I've been left to wonder which hurts more.  Does it hurt more to have a disappointment occur without expectation or does it hurt...