Isn't it about time for us to stop claiming God when it suits our purpose or offends our sensibilities?
Dr. Howard, the son of a long line of coal miners, was born November 23, 1951 in Hazard, Kentucky.
Denying U.S. citizens their Constitutional right to travel and exchange personal experience with their Cuban brothers and sisters is a stupid policy.
Only continued action to bring us together can insure that we overcome those who would use terror and fear to drive us apart.
This past weekend millions of people celebrated a giant step forward on this nation's evolutionary path - the Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
This fight in which we are engaged - to defeat the forces of greed -- must be won with power from average people leveraged by moral authority.
What is behind "Stars and Bars," Calhoun Streets and Robert E. Lee statues-lynchings and mass incarceration, police bullying and murder of African Americans.
All who support racial equality, democracy and justice know that the world is watching: this is time to mobilize to bring an end to racist terror and structural racism in general.
On June 21, hip-hop artist Fiasco delivered a thoughtful reflection on the bankruptcy and futile nature of white supremacy in human society.
U.S. foreign policy is dangerous, undemocratic, and deeply out of sync with real global challenges - is continuous war inevitable, or can we change course?