Why us? Are we a threat to society? Does the color of our skin threaten your well-being? We reach for something, and we're shot. We turn and walk or run away, and we're shot .We put our hands up, and we're shot.

The cruel separation of children from their parents at the border and the inhumane treatment of these children have to stop. And for people who say that treating parents and children like this will keep people from trying to enter our country, I would like to remind them that, in the Garden …

After reading an article on Lamar Johnson in your paper, I remembered going to the polls and not knowing any of the judges up for re-election. A thought came to mind that your paper could do articles on those judges to educate the community and help them to better judge the candidates and pi…

Why us? Are we a threat to society? Does the color of our skin threaten your well-being? We reach for something, and we're shot. We turn and walk or run away, and we're shot .We put our hands up, and we're shot.

The cruel separation of children from their parents at the border and the inhumane treatment of these children have to stop. And for people who say that treating parents and children like this will keep people from trying to enter our country, I would like to remind them that, in the Garden …

After reading an article on Lamar Johnson in your paper, I remembered going to the polls and not knowing any of the judges up for re-election. A thought came to mind that your paper could do articles on those judges to educate the community and help them to better judge the candidates and pi…

Does the name Johann Reickhart ring a bell?  No, he’s not affiliated with Donald Trump or the Trump 2020 campaign. Reickhart was a sordid player in Adolf Hitler’s Nazi regime. He was Hitler’s chief executioner, known as “Head Hunter,” and personally responsible for the guillotine deaths of 3…

In your article on the importance of census, an advocate says, “You really must answer. There are legal ramifications."" What are the legal ramifications? Could everyone just say, “No, I am not a citizen,” no matter what, and clog up the process? In the spirit of “If hijabs are forbidden, I …

Note to the black hooded and bandana-wearing killers of our black men, women and children: I am calling you out as black Klu Klux Klansmen causing the genocide of your own people, man. Where is your mind, man? What is your purpose, man? What is your need, man, to get you to stop the violence…

Having marveled at the splendid, state-of-the-art structure being built on Kingshighway across from Forest Park, I ventured just over five minutes further north, finding my eyes falling on a street named in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – he who dreamed of bridging the nation's divide…

Charlene Crowell’s recent column (“Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should go back to protecting consumers’ finances”) suggests that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)’s small-dollar lending rule was designed to protect consumers. In reality, had it been allowed to go into e…

Without any community outreach MetroLink has decided to close the Hodiamont access to the Delmar Station, which is used by hundreds of commuters daily, in the pretense of being a safety measure. They have erected aluminum poles and I’m sure will throw up cyclone fencing to complete the new p…

How can anyone justify thinking that the president is pro-life when he and his administration support Stephen Miller saying that what the Statue of Liberty stands for is not American policy; that a migrant father and his 2-year-old daughter drowned, she with her arm around his neck; tax cuts…