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When I was growing up, there was sort of an unwritten law to keep your dirty laundry inside your own house. When I became a…

A Different World

It’s commencement time for many HBCUs. Last week I spoke at Fisk University and Saturday I address the graduates at Stillman College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.…

Terrorism: The Not-So-New Normal

This isn’t new to us anymore.  Oklahoma City, New York, Boston and maybe West, Texas and Mobile, Alabama are all places where terrorists have struck…

Too Far, Tyrese

Around here, we call it a “Pull Up Pal.” It’s your “boy,” your “girl,” your “bestie, BFF, roomie,” anybody who cares enough about you to…

MLK King Legacy for Sale?

There are two sides to every story, I know.  So, when I hear about the in-fighting, the lawsuits and what appears to be greed coming…

Playing the Race Card-In Reverse

This might make me sound like I’m a suck up but I’m fine with all the cabinet appointments the president has made so far.  It’s…

Too Young to Learn About Slavery?

One of Roland Martin’s recent guests was a mom who was upset with her five-year-old son’s elementary school because she thought the lesson on slavery…

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