Hatred slashes the bonds of brotherhood

Another news cycle brings with it the news of yet another anti-Semitic attack targeting America’s Jewish community, as well as a fresh attack on Christian worshippers at a church in Texas.

Happy New Year!!!!

It is a new year, a new decade, and as the legend Patti LaBelle would say, “A new attitude.” I truly hope everyone will blast her 1985 hit from the “Beverly Hills Cop” soundtrack as we enter this new era.

Getting ready for 2020

The year 2019 is almost behind us and it is time to prepare for a new decade. I am so curious and excited as to what this new decade will bring forth.

America’s real ‘freedom dividend’: Hard work and pro-business policies

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang is on to something: Americans could use a big “freedom dividend”—that is, a guaranteed source of income on which they can rely month after month, free from the uncertainties of the job market and employment.

Public repentance? Mike Bloomberg’s mea culpa isn’t enough

One of the most difficult things for a politician to do is offer a sincere apology that is accepted as such.

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #151

On the first day of Kwanzaa My Congress gave to me An Impeachment of Donald J. Trump...

URBAN AGENDA - Survey: Public Still Unaware of Paid Sick Day Law

Cold and flu season is here, but too many working New Yorkers—including 60 percent of low-income employees covered by NYC’s paid sick leave law—have heard little or nothing about their right to paid sick time.

The year is coming to a close

As we start to wind down 2019 and reflect on the past year and the past decade, hopefully we will be able to recount all of the highs and lows we have experienced. As always, I like to think of ...

Killing ourselves with hate

The recent shooting inside a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, New Jersey is the latest example that Americans are literally killing ourselves with hatred for our neighbors.

When lies start at the White House

As Pres. Donald Trump is impeached in the House, and gets off in the Senate, the system is broken.

Fighting for the unbanked and underbanked: The need for solutions to protect the wealth of communities of color

There are more than one million unbanked and underbanked households in New York City.

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #150

Aha! Dear readers: We have found a collection of Republicans we salute and almost totally agree with, particularly when it comes to removing Trump from the Oval Office.

‘Queen & Slim’

I usually do not write reviews of plays or movies while I am still trying to process them.

Israel’s doctors will cross the planet to save a life

When the world’s poorest or most isolated nations need emergency medical assistance, there is always one nation that will heed the call—Israel.

Black communities call on Comcast to #KeepStarz, and end Black viewer tax

In recent years, Comcast has lured Black audiences with the Starz show “POWER,” and Latinx communities with the Starz show “VIDA.”