It is time for minority candidates who have not made much headway in their campaigns to consider closing down.
The predictable happened as soon as the race of the three teens charged in the Oklahoma slaying of Christopher Lane, a young white Australian baseball player, was known. Two are black.
Should “outside” money be acceptable to candidates in Boston’s race for mayor. In a municipal election there is no reasonable definition of what constitutes “outside” money.
Federal District Court Judge Shira A. Scheindlin has ruled that stop-and-frisk is a “policy of indirect racial profiling” in violation of the 14th Amendment
In meeting the threats to our nation, we have to strike the right balance between protecting our security and preserving our freedoms.
Two claims that are common among the candidates for mayor of Boston are that their administrations will be open and transparent and that they will propose programs to aid small business.
GOP Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is nothing if not persistent. And it’s always the same issue with the same motive. The issue is the budget.
The lone Latina juror in the George Zimmerman murder trial flatly said that she thought Zimmerman was guilty.
Bostonians celebrated the 150th anniversary of the battle of Fort Wagner,S.C. but how many people today are willing to sacrifice the comfort of their own lives to benefit others?
President Obama movingly spoke of the “pain” most African Americans felt at the acquittal of George Zimmerman.
America’s obsession with race is by no means over.
Injustice in the Mass Criminal Courts - The relatively mild sentence for Michael McLaughlin, the disgraced former Chelsea Housing Authority executive director raises questions about fairness in the Massachusetts criminal justice system
The moment George Zimmerman was acquitted, the NAACP and the Reverend Al Sharpton immediately called on U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to bring civil rights charges against him.
The Supreme Court’s conservative faction recently revealed more clearly than ever before its true colors. It showed that in the political war over America’s future it supports those who want to return to the exclusionary policies and practices of the ...
A major responsibility of adults is to provide youngsters with sound advice and counsel. Of course it is natural for the young to resist the wisdom of their elders