Editorials

Never be ashamed to tell your Black History

     Every time I speak at different schools, especially during Black History Month, I’m reminded of the crucial importance of teaching our history to our children. Regardless of the audience’s grade level, educating them about our complex past is essential for our survival. It’s disheartening to witness the shock and dismay on students’ faces when they first learn about the atrocities of the Middle Passage. […]

Editorials

Have our leaders forsaken the essence of good leadership?

     Unchecked desires have led to arrogance and campaign goals deferred. Shared responsibility is crucial when leadership falters, yet one’s belief in weak leadership bends like a noodle in hot water. Selflessness and adherence to a higher purpose foster growth, love for others, and lasting impact. Aligning with divine will transcend obstacles, ensuring actions directed by Holy Intervention. […]

Editorials

We all may need a root canal

     I sat in church this past Sunday listening intensively to our pastor as he used his hermeneutical skills so eloquently to explain the scripture of Luke 3:7-14. Before this month gets too foregone, I would suggest that you might wanna read those scriptures. No matter how intensely I was listening and paying attention, were two words that slapped me into reality and brought his message right into my living room; and those two words were root canal. […]