Julianne Malveaux The Bureau of Labor Statistics on Oct. 2 issued the last unemployment report we will see until after the election. Based on this report, Congress and the Senate must pass the HEROES Act that would give individuals, cities, and states much-needed relief from the corona recession, which continues.
Dr. Edward Holifield What is the Children’s Services Council? Is it anything other than a fraud being hoisted onto the Black community by some very powerful White people who have devised a scheme for making money off of poor people in general and Black people in particular? Mayor John Dailey,
Judge Layne Smith Part 3 of a 4-part series that is running as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The victims of domestic violence, dating violence, repeat violence, sexual violence, or stalking may petition the circuit court for civil injunctions. Let’s cover the legal criteria for each one and identify
Judge Layne Smith Part 2 of a 4-part series that is running as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. When I was a boy, I watched Saturday morning cartoons. My favorite was “The Pink Panther Show.” Back then, television networks developed educational programs that promoted science, math, and language. Perhaps
Keith Simmonds After listening to Donald Trump publicly stating that he may not agree to a smooth transfer of power if he loses, my first impression was that he didn’t mind sounding like the leader of a group of political misfits, instead of being the leader of a democratic country.
Jesse Jackson “The poor will always be with us,” say the cynics. No doubt, some will always be wealthier than others. We wouldn’t want to live in a society that forced all to be equal. But poverty isn’t inevitable. The 30 million people in America who lived in poverty even
Judge Layne Smith October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which began in 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence as a Day of Unity to connect battered women’s advocates across the country. Leading up to October, is part 1 of a 4-part series on domestic violence. Q. Judge
Dr. Julianne Malveaux I always smile when I see Black Lives Matter t-shirts until I saw one gracing the grubby back of a White man who had on both a BLM t-shirt and a MAGA (Make America Great Again) hat. I started to either take a photo or start a
Vaughn Wilson Last week much was made about the vote of the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency’s (IA) reluctant awarding of $10 million to FAMU for renovations to Bragg Stadium. The stadium is in danger of being condemned for much needed repairs and upgrades. The IA diverted funds from a future FSU
Dr. Julianne Malveaux When a 17-year-old White boy walks down the streets of Kenosha, Wisconsin, with a loaded automatic weapon, he is cheered and thanked by the police and offered a water bottle. No matter that he’d killed two people and wounded another. His attorney says it was self-defense, and