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James J. Freeman MD PhD

    by Pat Freeman James J. Freeman MD PhD was the first black to graduate from the University of New York at Buffalo with both MD and PhD in 1974. At the time of…

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The Most Dangerous Nation on Earth!

How Trump’s Policies Can Lead to Human Extinction     by Playthell Benjamin Recently I had a conversation with a professor of physics in Berkeley about climate change; from his pained facial expressions and the…

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Crash and Burn

  by Charles M. Blow In the movie “Iron Man 2” (yes, superhero films are my guilty pleasure, so just bear with me) the villain, a rogue Russian scientist, informs the hero, Iron Man, of…

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Harriet Tubman: The Illusions of a Plantation

    by Alton H. Maddox, Jr. (“Attorney-at-War”) It is a misuse of language to refer to the living and working conditions of our ancestors and progenitors as plantations. They were “zoos” in every aspect…

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UnNatural Selection:

Gentrification was Always the New Segregation   by Chris Stevenson “They built those skyscrapers in Detroit-proper, and they’re coming back for them. They are not about to build that and then watch as you walk…

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