A funny thing happened to me on my way to Gaza. Before I left for Gaza, I was giddy with excitement. The children needed school supplies. It was a last-minute, but urgent request. Please bring crayons for the children. And so I accepted contributions of crayola crayons, #2 pencils, pencil sharpeners, paint brushes, and crayola watercolors.
COLUMBIA, S.C. â€“ Columbia businessman, James Hardy IV, was awarded the coveted Minority Business Executive scholarship, which includes a program at Dartmouth College, from the Carolinas Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC).
SPARTANBURG – In a little less than two weeks, the Carolina Panthers, like a few other teams in the National Football League (NFL), will be kicking off summer preseason practice.
The only real suspense in the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor is whether the Republican Party will persist in tying its fortunes to an anachronistic claim of white male exceptionalism and privilege.
I am outraged at the board of the Valley Swim Club in Philadelphia for their ignorance on many levels. Whether the incident of refunding the campersâ€™ money and not living up to their agreement was blatant racism or utterly poor management, they are certainly not rising to this challenging situation with any grace, dignity, or sensitivity to black Americans.
Everyone familiar with the Jackson clan knows that Randy is the youngest brother. Even so, when we think of â€œThe Jackson 5â€ or â€œThe Jacksonsâ€, we somehow always saw Michael as the vulnerable â€œlittle brother.â€
While participating in a family outing in Charlotte Saturday (July 4), I heard the shocking news of the untimely death of Steve McNair.