History Lesson

History Lesson

BY KAREN WEBB I am about to get up on my soapbox again, so look out. Earlier this week I had a post shared with me on Facebook. It had two young African American girls standing on a U.S. flag and had the usual comments from mostly Caucasian...

The Roots Of Our Evils

The Roots Of Our Evils

BY VERN TURNER When did the money meme become the driving force in everything we do? It seems that everything we talk about in our human discourse centers around money, or, more accurately, the shortage of it. Since humans invented the concept...

Be Afraid

Be Afraid

BY SHARON MARTIN Whether George W. Bush won the 2000 election or not is still debatable, but he took the oath of office. I knew what he stood for, and I was afraid. When the unthinkable happened on Sept. 11, 2001, Young Bush began a campaign...