Harry Belafonte's comments about Jay-Z and Beyonce reveal the fallacy of leadership and experiential chasm between the civil rights movement and Black America today .
In neither the Obama administration nor the Romney-Ryan ticket do civil liberties have a champion. Comparing the two sides’ stances is an exercise in choosing a rock over a hard place.
Sexually transmitted diseases have become a reality for many porn actors. So, with mandatory condom use now on L.A.'s November ballot, why is the pornography industry furious?
Kids are exceptions in the adult criminal system. So why do states ignore collateral consequences that treat youth offenders otherwise?
Today's decision is a victory for the Obama administration, and will likely invigorate immigration activists, many of whom denounced the Arizona law.
Though the policy announcement met with much praise, it slammed headlong into party politics and is equaled only by criticism and outrage.
I once dropped an Advil in the library, and my classmate asked, "Oh my God, is that Ritalin? I'll buy it off you! Any price." I couldn't help but question academia's measure of success.
If Obama or Romney are going to win women's vote in 2012, they'll have to recognize some basic facts about how women vote and what they want. Most important, women want to be treated as equals.
New Census data informs us that more than half of babies born today are non-white. While focus is being placed on the racial implications for our future, our top concern should be socioeconomic.
Few Americans know the men and women who are defending their country. But these brave Americans exist — with names, faces, and realities.
Why does the U.S. celebrate Labor Day in September, while the rest of the world honors workers on May Day? Ask Ike Eisenhower.
Objectifying women requires participation by men, but also by women.
To participate in a diverse America and a multicultural world, our children must learn the alternate narratives, different perspectives, and new ideas wrought by the nation’s cultural diversity.
The deaths of Trayvon Martin and Shaima Alawadi should have been teachable moments. Instead, the opportunity for engagement and discourse has turned to experiential warfare.