A Message to the President: Invest in America

As the major-party conventions conclude and the general election season begins in earnest, the National Urban League has a message for the next president,...

After Dueling Conventions, Knowledge Trumps Ignorance

At the Democratic National Convention last week, Hillary Clinton and her supporters were too kind by simply saying: Love Trumps Hate. It's a matter...

TOO BLIND

TriceEdney – Since I assessed the Republican National Convention last week, this week my intention was to comment on my assessment of the Democratic National...

The National Black Church Initiative asks the Question, Can We Trust the Baltimore Police...

Black mothers should be terrified of the recent Supreme Court decision Washington, DC – The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000...

The Healing Must Start Now

As a ranking member of the Maryland House of Delegate and chair of the Legislative Black Caucus, I cannot remain silent, I must stand...

It’s Good to be Seen

When my children were younger they would call me into a room and beg me to “look at what I can do.” Often their...

Baltimore Nature Center Built By Baseball

Did you know that Maryland is home of over 40 natural native nature centers?  One nature center in particular is linked to baseball. Eddie Murray,...

BUILD CALL TO ACTION: CALL YOUR COUNCILPERSON TODAY!

Port Covington is a once-in-a-generation deal, and BUILD is working to make sure that this 'city within a city' works to benefit ALL of...

APALA is Disgusted by Trump’s Acceptance Speech

Washington, DC - The Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance, AFL-CIO (APALA) is disgusted by Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at last night’s Republican National Convention...

REALLY? REALLY??

TriceEdney  --- As much as possible, I’ve been spending my evening hours viewing television and looking at the circus that’s formally labeled by the...

Democrat’s Pledge to America

America’s Democratic Party now has an undisputed candidate for President and a platform upon which most progressive Americans — and, more specifically, progressive Americans...

The Declaration of Independence and the Freddie Gray 6

Earlier this month many of us celebrated the signing of The Declaration of independence 240 years ago creating these United States of America.  For...