First Lady Michelle Obama: For Girls, A Heartbreaking Loss — And An Opportunity

Ralphina Feelee lives in Liberia, where the average family gets by on less than two dollars a day, and many families simply can't afford...

Small Win against Crushing Tide—SCOTUS Says Yes to Race Factor in College Admissions

On June 23, the Supreme Court of the United States provided a small, yet meaningful win for affirmative action in Fisher v. University of...

THE LEAST OF THESE

TriceEdney---A week ago, I traveled with an associate to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With 13 and 1/2 hours travel each way and a brief stay,...

Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Affirmative Action

In many instances, the Supreme Court's recent affirmative action ruling upholding the University of Texas's affirmative action program was overshadowed by a same-day order...

26 HOURS

"There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe nor politic nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience...

A ‘Loving’ History for the Ages

Dear Sir, I am writing to you concerning a problem we have. 5 yrs. ago my husband and I were married here in the District. We...

The Greener Side of Real Estate

A few years ago, I was doing some research on how Maryland was leading the charge when it came to sustainable building practices and...

Your Body is a Temple, Treat it that Way

As a Black person living in America and a woman of faith, I am proud of the role that the church still plays in...

DIVERSITY, RACE, OR PRIVILEGE?

(Trice-Edney) Our country is currently convulsing over issues of diversity and race.  Police departments from Baltimore to Minneapolis view diversity hiring as the antidote...

Leading America to Higher Ground

When I was named as Chair of the National Democratic Party’s 15-person Platform Drafting Committee, there were some who wondered whether we would be...

Fatherhood is a Full-Time Job

One of my favorite days of observation is Father’s Day. No, it is not because I am a father and grandfather, and I get...

Raised in Cherry Hill (R.I.C.H.)

I’ve always wanted to be a good writer but no matter how hard I practiced or read many writing books/articles, my writing never improved....