Hope & Change: The Transformation of America

If the mark of a successful American presidency is to leave our nation and world in a better place than it was when a...

A Millennial Says Farewell to Obama

Throughout my time in high school and college, it seemed as if one of two things were always consistent:  LeBron James making an NBA...

Inauguration Week—Our Celebration

From the AFRO’s first inauguration coverage in 1904, the temperament of the overall Black community surrounding the celebration of the seating of a new...

THE TEARS

TriceEdney–Where has the time gone?  Eight years have gone by much too soon. As the days pass, the more I find myself filled with...

Tear Down the Barriers to Urban Farming

When applied to scenic farms nestled in quiet rural country-sides, the maxim “good fences make good neighbors” might ring true. But that’s not always the...

Healing the Black Family

Today across urban America lie pockets of Black poverty produced largely by housing discrimination, redlining and later, public housing. While some neighborhoods have always...

How to Stump Trump and Save the Environment

As an environmentalist, I am bracing myself for the worst case scenarios our current elected president and his administration could implement. In recent years, the...

SECRET SANTA HELPS FAMILIES

TriceEdneyWireService — Often many of us say critical things about professional athletes; but before we do, we should remember that some of them actually...

Trump’s New Deal for Black America Won’t Work

(Updated 1/5/2017) President-elect Donald J. Trump has a plan for Black America.  However, the plan is tone deaf and pays little attention to the...

Peace on Earth, Good Will Toward Men

Whether Black on Black street violence, the fighting in Palestine over existence and the occupation of land, sabre rattling by Russia, China or North...

“The Clock is Ticking on the Consent Decree”

Time is of the essence. With all Baltimore City suffered over the past several months, the community has remained supportive of efforts to reach...

FORWARD WITH FAITH

TriceEdney WireService -- I believe that it's the inclination of humankind to cling to the surety of the 'here-and-now' despite any accompanying discomfort possibly...