Upward mobility, made possible by commuting to good jobs and higher educational opportunities throughout our city, requires actual physical mobility
I had the honor of working with Ken for years, well before he was district attorney and I was public advocate.
There has been some scientific speculation as to whether high levels of lead in the city’s pipes caused widespread lead poisoning among Romans, ultimately leading to the decline and fall of the Roman Empire.
Rev. Dr. A.R. Bernard reflects on the passing of Ken Thompson.
If Donald Trump really believes in his law and order campaign theme, he had better get his facts straight on the Central Park jogger case. Last week, the Republican presidential candidate repeated his bogus assertion that the dismissal of the ...
Emory University law professor Dorothy A. Brown shares her views on why Republicans are really dumping Trump.
From the New York Post to The Washington Post, written and electronic mass media across the country have broadly covered the report of a United Nations working group’s call for reparations for Black people, but has imposed a news blackout ...
Columnist Armstrong Williams reflects on the passing of Shimon Peres
Frank Fraley, President SHARE (Safe Healthy, Affordable, Reliable Energy) pens an open letter about nuclear power safety.
Fifty-seven years ago, the Supreme Court upheld providing counsel in criminal proceedings as a constitutional right: when life and liberty interests were at stake, the court’s Gideon v. Wainwright ruling held that individuals were entitled to a court-appointed attorney if ...
Not in at least a half-century have we witnessed a national presidential election in which the candidates hold such vastly different views.
President Barack Obama's proclamation for Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2016.
These past few weeks I have not slept well. It seems as if each night I lie awake for more than two hours while my mind races about every minor and major event, detail and problem I’ve read about and ...
While we have coverage elsewhere in the paper, we thought it would be instructive to allow Dr. Tiffany Crutcher, Terence’s twin sister, to recount the incident, express the family’s feelings and present their call for justice.
The latest Census Bureau figures were released last week, an annual year-to-year analysis of the nation’s economic and social well-being based on measures such as income, health coverage and poverty rates.