Know Your Rights, Make Your Vote Count

Unlike any other time in American history, it is important for all eligible citizens to exercise their right to vote on November 4th. Recently,...

Blacks, not Hispanics, Key to Election Victory

Although Latinos are growing at a faster rate than any other ethnic group in the United States, they will have less of an impact...

Fired Up and Ready to Vote in 2014

Why? Because your rights are under attack from a group of radical Republicans, if you are: a minority (African American, Hispanic American, etc.) a woman...

Democrats Bash Obama Yet Want Black Vote

Here are a few election-time questions to think over: Why in the world do Democrats think they can bash President Obama and his policies...

Children of Color Need a Level Playing Ground

Some of our children may be falling behind by the time they reach the starting line. There is mounting evidence that many of the gaps...

Voting for our Principles and our Interests

Each year, we recall Dr. King’s dream for an America in which each of us is judged by the content of our character, not...

Ebola and the Problem of (Our) Isolation

We are isolating persons infected and affected by the Ebola crisis, but not along the lines the medical and public health sectors are promoting...

Republicans Still Earn ‘F’ on Civil Rights

The Leadership Conference of Civil Rights (LCCR), a coalition of more than 200 human rights groups, has issued a new congressional report card that...

NUL Backs “Put Our Children 1st”

In recent weeks, the latest major steps towards realizing the Brown v. Board of Education guarantee that education “is a right which must be...

Ethnic Lineup or Market Force Setup?

Primetime entertainment is all the buzz as the fall lineup goes into full-throttle. What does Anthony Anderson’s Black-ish and Eddie Huang’s Fresh Off the Boat...

Ravens Need to Step Up Their Game Off the Field

As we start Domestic Violence Month, now might be a good time for the Baltimore Ravens to step up their game against domestic violence....

To Protect and Defend

Experienced law enforcement officers understand that maintaining the public’s trust is essential to fulfilling their oath to “protect and defend” our communities.  They also...