Thursday, March 22, 2018
Sentinel Endorsement: Sydney Kamlager, Our choice for 54th Assembly  
March 22, 2018
Kamlager Lists Healthcare, Education among Campaign Priorities   ... read more »
Ida B. Wells: Troubling And Transforming The Waters
March 22, 2018
This month of special celebration of Black women’s history brings to mind so many models of human excellence and achievement; so many way-openers and way-makers who opened and made ways for us, as a people, in our awesome march through human history. ... read more »
Black Women You Should Know
March 15, 2018
All too often, our “history” month turns into a tribute to the past. And while the past is an important place to lift up it is, indeed, a tributary, a stream that flows into the larger stream of an unbounded future. ... read more »
Trump-Kim meeting could make war less likely
March 15, 2018
Donald Trump is taking a lot of heat for his snap decision to talk face to face with Kim Jong-un of North Korea. ... read more »
Trump White House Hiring and Firing Revolving Door
March 15, 2018
Trump White House Hiring and firing revolving door ... read more / view cartoon »
Civility on Social Media Is Dead
March 15, 2018
I have found myself increasingly wondering whether social media, particularly Twitter and Facebook, constitutes a vehicle for civil dialogue. ... read more »
Senate Lawmakers Seek to Gut Fair Housing
March 15, 2018
In just a few weeks, civil rights and housing advocates will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. Just four days following the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., Congress passed the law on April 10, 1968. ... read more »
President Trump’s FY 2019 Budget Hurts Blacks
March 15, 2018
If you want to know how a president feels about your community, then all you need to do is look at his or her budget, because it reflects their values—both what they value and what they don’t. ... read more »
Success On “The Way”… Ask Dr. Jeanette: When Hatred Turns Good! Part I
March 15, 2018
He loved the eleventh son more than the others and made this well known with no attempt to hide it. ... read more »
The Student Loan Debt Crisis is a Civil Rights Issue
March 10, 2018
With 65 percent of jobs soon requiring more than a high school diploma, the need is greater than ever, especially for African Americans and other communities of color. ... read more »
Home-grown reactionaries, not Russians, are greatest threat to our elections
March 10, 2018
This past weekend, we once again gathered in Selma, Ala., to commemorate “Bloody Sunday,” the March 7, 1965, march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge that was savagely put down by police. ... read more »
THE LOBBY (Episode 3): The Business of Cannabis and The Community
March 8, 2018
LA Sentinel's The Lobby talks about the business of cannabis and its effect on the community. ... read more »
Wishing for Wakanda, Marooned in America: Movies and Matters of Reflection and Resistance 
March 8, 2018
In the midst of the wide-spread euphoria about the debatable real and actually imagined qualities, achievements and benefits of the fantasy movie, “The Black Panther”, it is good to remember that no matter how long we stay in the theater and no matter how many times we return to cheer, clap and dance in the dark, sooner or later the lights will come on, and we will have to exit and confront the off-screen, cold-water reality of America. ... read more »
Giving Our Students the Tools They Need to Thrive
March 8, 2018
The Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program Is Giving Our Students the Tools They Need to Thrive ... read more »

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