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Affordable Housing Initiative Helps Recruit, Retain Black Teachers in Education

INDIANAPOLIS: The Educate ME Foundation is assisting Black educators achieve homeownership through its Teacherville initiative. This program aims to reduce the barriers to homeownership...

Crimson stain

In a stunning reversal, Dr. Claudine Gay abruptly abdicated the presidency at Harvard. Having done so, the first Black president of America’s most prestigious...

When the shooting stopped

After six months of savage fighting, soldiers on both sides were firmly ensconced in their respective trenches. Bullets had incessantly rifled through the air....

President Biden and the Black vote

When it comes to the way in which African Americans are likely to vote in the 2024 presidential election, history suggests that President Joe...

Racism on campus

Protests have erupted on college campuses in the wake of Hamas’ October 7th terrorist attack on Israel. Verbal and even physical assaults on Jewish...

Senator Young takes a stand

Several weeks ago, I wrote a column in which I advocated the abolition of legacy admissions to colleges and universities. (In this context, “legacy”...

Because I said so

What would you do with a phenomenally successful anti-disease program that has saved an estimated 25 million lives – adults and children – in...

He was a bad mother…

Ossie Davis, the only man to eulogize both Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr., said of the former at his funeral: “Malcolm was...


Recently I had the privilege of spending a week in the West African nation of Ghana with a group of clergy and academicians. For...

Hold your fire

I have concluded that the most important emotion in our world is not love; it is empathy. Growing up in church, I frequently heard...
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