Opinion

Opinion articles and newspaper editorials on current events told from a Black perspective.

The March for Our Lives is only a march for OUR lives if people meet at the intersection of mass school shootings, community violence, poverty, the war on drugs, police brutality and white supremacy.

Black folks should have love on the brain.

The NFL missed a valuable chance to use the Super Bowl as a way to try to mend fences with the throngs of Blacks fans it’s lost since Colin Kaepernick was blackballed by the league.

Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl performance that featured imagery of Prince went directly against the estate of the legendary singer.

February is National Heart Disease Awareness Month. Not all patients with heart disease are treated equally.

For black Americans, skin color is a complex topic.

Unarmed NBA rookie Sterling Brown put the fear of God in multiple Milwaukee police officers for committing a parking violation.

The doctor appears to be afraid of transparency.

HUD event planner Lynne Patton used Twitter to publicly mock the physical appearance of White House correspondent April Ryan.

NFL announces new social justice committee ahead of the Super Bowl, but leaves out Colin Kaepernick again.

Black women are dying from the trauma of police violence and this issue must be grappled with before more die.