Following two terms of America’s first black president, our nation is at a historic turning point. If you doubt your place in determining what path we’ll go down, let me take you back to another historic time.
Black Lives Matter is one of the most important civil rights movements in recent years. And it is one we in organized labor must embrace, not only because it is morally right but also because fighting for justice is what ...
After many years of near anonymity, I was dragged back into the spotlight by Donald Trump.
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.