Fund community groups in city to overcome violence
“My fellow Americans, look, we have to come together to heal the soul of this nation ... We have the giant opportunity to bend the arc of the …
Some questions can best be answered with another question.
“America is not a racist country,” Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., declared, directly after accusing liberals of calling him the “n-word” and “Uncle Tom.”
Last Wednesday night, President Joe Biden delivered his first address before a joint session of Congress — a speech full of optimism, policy p…
The Biden administration is proposing a massive expansion of federal benefits through a 10-year, $1.8 trillion package that includes new spend…
If you’re a human being with at least one compassionate bone in your body, then you don’t like sheriff sales. These events, held to recoup unp…
“Another life taken. Another public lynching. Another news story. Another act of recorded Black death ... [This death] is not an anomaly, but …
The most important trial of police officers charged in the killing of a Black man has not yet happened.
A daughter hugging her mother. A son holding his mother’s hand. A mother overcome with emotion that her own 95-year-old mother survived the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to more people getting vaccinated, these are the scenes we’ll get to see more of ... scenes of love, hope and gratitude, after…
In August 2019, the New York Times published The 1619 Project, a significant work of journalism that highlights the long-term consequences of … Read more
In response to President Joe Biden’s first address to a joint session of Congress last week, Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) saved some of his sharpes… Read more
Lawrence Clark, an organizer with the Zero Now Network coalition, says a tracking system for ammunition could help law enforcement solve gun v… Read more
The good news is that coronavirus shots are now in the arms of nearly half of American adults. Read more
The conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for murdering George Floyd nearly a year ago allowed many across nation to f… Read more
Why would any Black person (or woke white person) vote for the guy who’s endorsed by the same police union that twice endorsed racist Trump — who himself was endorsed twice by the KKK — and the same police union that hangs out with the racist Proud Boys?
This is Vol. 1 of my monthly column entitled Black Dollars Matter. And although it will light a fire under white businesses that treat Black c… Read more
Pennsylvania’s primary election day is May 18, 2021. And although it’s during what’s known as an “off-year election” cycle that features no ma… Read more
As Brother Malcolm used to say, “Make it plain.” Read more
Charles Hamilton Houston, Esq. was the architect of civil rights litigation in the mid-1930s through the late-1940s who laid the foundation fo… Read more
African-Americans are the only people in the history of humankind who pay racists to be racist. In other words, they are the only people who v… Read more
On March 22, a white man with a gun mowed down 10 innocent human beings in Boulder, Colorado. Read more
Just as the KKK, founded in 1865, immediately began using illegal and violent means in Tennessee to intimidate Blacks who were petitioning for… Read more
Alonzo Kittrels' Back in the Day
The television commercial where a little girl is sent by her parents to take food to the home of Mr. Charles is special. It is touching! As a … Read more
After reviewing my Easter columns of the past, I found nothing for 2019 or 2020. This was surprising as I always devote my column to the holid… Read more
Some of you can recall those Saturday mornings as a child playing jacks, shooting marbles, riding scooters or go carts, playing wall ball, and… Read more
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell should levy a hefty fine against the Philadelphia Eagles for their disgraceful performance in the season finale…
The Frog is angry.
I have a dream. It’s the kind of dream that will make many people in the Keystone State happy. It’s also the kind of dream that can start a ci…
Don’t blink but there’s something going on in Cleveland.
With the tenacity of a boxer, the mindset of a chess master, and the determination of a distance runner, Mark "Frog" Carfagno has developed a …
They've been decimated by injury. They've been beleaguered by poor play calling. They've been bemoaned by uninspired play.
Let’s stop drinking the spiked Kool-Aid and dreaming the impossible dream. The Philadelphia Eagles will not win Super Bowl LV at Raymond James…
After over a year’s worth of weekly columns, centered around the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on all of us, this is the last one on the subject. Instead, I decided to devote this column to what we should have learned from the past year of being in the throes of the pandemic. …