June 04 – June 17, 2020
- Perfect Is Not on the Ballot
The hard news stories on the murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd flipped the page and away from the soft news story of Joe Biden’s self-described “cavalier,” statement: "you ain’t Black" if you're struggling to decide whether to back me or Trump. Instead of only sharing our view, let us first share the views of two of our Port Of Harlem Facebook friends.
September 12 – September 25, 2019
Sax suggested that our dead relatives who were neither Christian nor Islamic, were a people with no religion. At that point, I wasn't sure whether to bury my tourist hat or exhume my reporter's cap. I saw a story brewing, so the tourist in me faded away as the publisher of this magazine, restlessly, emotionally emerged.
December 8 – December 21, 2016
- Done with TV News and Papers
If one of Trump’s goal was to destroy the credibility of legacy news sources, he won from where I sit. And, the legacy news media helped him win.
Jan 21– Feb 03, 2015
- Respecting our Ancestors’ Religions
I don’t know why I found it hard to believe that some people, including Black people, still believe that enslaved Africans were empty vessels open to being made whole by White enslavers. This belief in Black inferiority manifests itself in several ways.