Category : Opinion

by Staff - 3 days ago

Motivated by commitment

A Message From Our Publisher Motivated by commitment Take care not to do your good deeds publicly or before men, in order to be seen by them; otherwise you will have no reward [[a]reserved for and awaiting you] with and from your Father Who is in hea...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership

Accepting the Challenge to Ensure Future Leadership By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. (President and CEO, NNPA) I once asked the first African American billionaire, Reginald F. Lewis, what single word best defined the most determinative factor that led...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Democratic Hurricane

Lucius Gantt The Gantt Report Democratic Hurricane By Lucius Gantt      People like the Koch Brothers, Mercers, Adelsons and other corporate and business giants that contribute millions and billions of dollars to political campaigns should not have...

by Staff - 4 days ago

College bound? Heed this advice from an insider

The holiday season is a sentimental period, and for many young people, this is a time when they will receive decisions from colleges and universities on whether or not they have been accepted for admission. Most students apply to at…

by Staff - 4 days ago

Grassroots efforts crucial in fight for environmental justice

Like Flint, East Chicago has become a textbook example of governmental apathy and environmental racism. Residents living in the West Calumet housing complex were unaware that, for years, they were living atop a lead Superfund site, which was first fl...

by Staff - 4 days ago

The church and the future of ACA

Despite the Trump Administration’s efforts to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act, it is still the law of the land, and because of the federal mandate everyone is required to have some form of health insurance.

by Staff - 4 days ago

In Our Own Backyard: Sweet Home Alabama

Alabama: the state where, in January 1963, Governor George Wallace famously declared his commitment to “segregation today, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever”.

by Staff - 1 week ago

SNL Targets Democrats: More Signs Hollywood Changing [VIDEO]

SNL Targets Democrats: More Signs Hollywood Changing [VIDEO] There’s are signs things are changing, if you know where to look. Remember when the media and Hollywood tried to fix the election. From the fake news of CNN to the silly antics of Sat...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Speak Perpetrator’s Language

Kevin Palmer Speak Perpetrator’s Language Kevin Palmer White America has been like an abusive and hypocritical parent to Black people. Whites have practiced, eye for eye, but have preached, turn the other cheek, to Blacks. The bible says in Deutero...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Has perjury replaced truth in the Trump Administration?

Roger Caldwell Has perjury replaced truth in the Trump Administration? By Roger Caldwell As Americans, we would like to believe that truth reigns supreme, and our leaders operate with integrity and honesty. But in 2017, under the leadership of Pres...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Sessions visit felt like deja vu

Last summer, I was headed to the Recorder one morning when I read that former Indiana Gov. Mike Pence was headed to tour the hood with Charles Harrison. His visit coincided with him being named then-presidential candidate Donald Trump’s running…

by Staff - 1 week ago

Sen. McCain is a patriot and a man of honor

Sen. John McCain is a patriot. Now, as he battles against a brutal affliction, he has earned recognition as a man of honor. He has served his country, often at great sacrifice. And even now, he is using his stature…

by Staff - 1 week ago

Woman Fired for Flipping Off President Trump’s Motorcade

Woman Fired for Flipping Off President Trump Motorcade Apparently Leftists haven’t gotten the memo. Obama left the White House. Leftists are no longer in charge of the nation’s capital, and the swamp is being drained. Nevertheless, a few...