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Making America Safe?

  by Charles M. Blow CLEVELAND — So far, the Republican National Convention in Cleveland has been a slapdash spectacle of the absurd, with processions of B-list politicians and Z-list celebrities jockeying for the title…

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Donald Trump and “Law and Order”

The Lone Wolf     by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) I did not need to wait until July 21, 2016 to hear the diatribe by Donald Trump against blacks and Indians. The U.S. Supreme…

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“Revolving Door?”

    by Karima Amin When someone is paroled, they serve part of their sentence under the supervision of their community with an eye toward the parole candidate’s becoming a productive member of society. Frustration…


Remembering Allen Wilson

  by Pat Freeman It was my first time covering the Buffalo Bills for the Criterion Newspaper and 1080 AM WUFO radio as their newly appointed sports director in August of 1995 that I met…


The #WNYHealsTogether Movement

    by Marshaun L. Quinniey Over the past week many leaders throughout the United States of America have taken actions to improve relationship between police officers and the community residents in response to shocking…



Or The Next Civil War will be Blacks vs. Police     by Chris Stevenson Police continue to fear and suspect blacks even though blacks devote much of their lives to the accumulation of powerlessness….


Newton Knight; The Other Tarzan

  by Charles M. Blow The movie “Free State of Jones” certainly doesn’t lack in ambition — it sprawls so that it feels like several films stitched together — but I still found it woefully…


How and Why Couples Should Talk Money

    by ANN BROWN Money and couples,  The honeymoon’s over. While it would be nice to always glow in marital bliss, reality will soon set in when it comes time to talk finances. And…