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Conservatives comment on not guilty verdict

“Although George Zimmerman was acquitted, there are no winners in this tragic case. A teenager is deceased and a young man's family is mourning. Zimmerman will never have a normal life again. I call for all sides to respect the ...

Did Trayvon Martin receive justice?

Sixty-seven percent of Americans polled do not believe that a jury verdict of not guilty is justice for Trayvon Martin. This means that across race, gender, age and geographic location, most Americans do not believe that Martin received justice. However, ...

Parents need to join the PTA, instead of listening to the grapevine

It was Gladys Knight and the Pips, along with the incomparable Marvin Gaye, who shared with the rest of the world what Blacks have long known — that there is power in the community grapevine.

Will summer tourism dollars benefit the Black community?

Joyce Knight, 69Allapattah, retired No, theyre not giving us any [money], its all going to...

Obama smiling as unemployment drops

In January 2008, 627,000 Americans on a weekly basis applied for unemployment benefits and the...

Should Blacks push for immigration reform?

Elizabeth McCleanhan, 69Liberty City, retired No, that would bring up more problems than what we...

Scotts focus: FLs top one percent citizens

The people in the State of Florida may not like or support Governor Rick Scott,...

Judge Cueto should have disclosed involvement

Reverend Richard Dunn filed a lawsuit to prevent City Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones from running for...

With help, a rose can grow in Liberty City

The late, great rapper Tupac Shakur was certainly a man before his time. One example...

Politicians often held to inappropriate criticism

I never want to run for office because everything about you comes under scrutiny as...

Street Talk: January 30, 2013

President Obama says he now supports same-sex marriage, what do you think?Sarah Brown, 69Miami, Nurse...

President Obama continues to fight against injustice

On Martin Luther King, Jr.s national holiday, a Black president was sworn in for his...

We must do more than fix our election problems

In the last month and a half, I keep hearing that Florida is moving in...

Taking it to the corner is a bad move

When a problem arises between two convicts that, for whatever reasons, can not be resolved...

Mass murders on the rise since ban lifted

The tragic murder of innocents at the hands of crazies keeps mounting Columbine, Virginia Tech,...