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The time to end felony disenfranchisement is now!

All American citizens should have the right to vote; yet more than 6 million Americans across the country are denied this right by laws that disenfranchise citizens convicted of felonies.

An impossible bar

Ford almost certainly will suffer damage from this sad spectacle—perhaps irreparably, if history is any gauge.

We need (and deserve) a better transportation system

I cannot tell you the number of horror stories I have heard about the current state of New York City transit.

Nike says ‘Believe in something.’ Can it sacrifice something, too?

Nike’s latest “Just Do It” ad campaign includes a number of A-list athletes: LeBron James, Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr. and, most controversially, Colin Kaepernick.

Iranian presence in Syria is explosive for Israel

With the ever-growing ominous presence of Iran deeply embedded within Syria, you better believe that the State of Israel’s concern for its security is sharpening.

Cuomo 3.0

Governor Andrew Cuomo has done it again.

Legalize marijuana for all, not the select few

New York is more ready than ever to legalize adult-use cannabis.

The delusion of foreign drug importation

The Trump administration has just announced the formation of a working group at the Food and Drug Administration to study legalizing the importation of foreign-made drugs.

Prisoners strike across the country and the media are quiet

In the 2018 election, almost every candidate across the country agrees that there is a need for prison reform in the U.S. It is extremely ironic that a group of Black preachers would be invited to the White House for ...

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #86

During an interview Tuesday, Trump asserted, “I don’t have an attorney general. It’s very sad.”

Career Pathways and Racial Equity: Another Way to Address School Segregation

I’ve been very vocal over the past few years on the appalling levels of segregation in our public school system.

What the Supreme Court Nomination Would Mean for Black Women?

With the confirmation process underway for Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, Black women have certainly been voicing our opposition. T

Embrace change

Today is Election Day and change is in the air.

The world stopped to celebrate Her Majesty the Queen

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, Her Majesty the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, left this plane, but the world was blessed to experience and enjoy her talent and genius.

As city works to regulate Uber, access to taxis is better than ever before

New York City’s new law to regulate multibillion-dollar ridesharing companies such as Uber has been broadly supported by taxi and Uber drivers alike.