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Student Supended From School After Calling Congressman Mark Amodei

Student Supended From School After Calling Congressman Mark Amodei

United States Representative Mark Amodei (R-Nev.) is responsible for a student’s absurd suspension from school. Seventeen-year-old Noah Christiansen, attending Robert McQueen High School, phoned his Congressman to lodge a complaint about lax gun laws which he believes are responsible for school shootings. During the recent #NationalWalkOut, Christiansen decided to leave a message for Representative Amodei. His […]

African-Americans on Television

African-Americans on Television

People tend to look at African-Americans on television as a big win for the race. I take the opposite approach, as I believe we have taken giant steps backward in representation on network television. From the days of the “Nat King Cole Show,” on NBC, I applaud each network for putting an effort toward inclusion, […]

Restorative Justice Transforms Ignorance Into Accountability

Restorative Justice Transforms Ignorance Into Accountability

Restorative Justice is a term that has gained vast amounts of popularity over the last 35 years. The theory has become familiar to victims, offenders, and many individuals who work within the judicial system. Restorative Justice has become a way to “repair harm caused by crime, and doing so by involving victims, offenders and community […]

The Critical Role of Churches in Community Transformation

The Critical Role of Churches in Community Transformation

“Faith without works is dead,” so says St. James in the New Testament Scriptures. Faith implies belief and trust in a higher power who loves us unconditionally. It implies as well that if we truly feel the depth of this incomprehensible love that we cannot help but overflow with joy in knowing that we are […]

Oprah Winfrey and Donald Trump Are Two Peas in a Pod

Oprah Winfrey and Donald Trump Are Two Peas in a Pod

Since the Golden Globes Awards, everyone seems to be talking about encouraging Oprah Winfrey to run for president in 2019. Americans need to consider that she and President Donald Trump are two peas in a pod. Forget the fact that one is black and the other is white. Both are self-focused billionaires with only one […]

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