Friday, October 22, 2021
www.washingtonpost.com By Scott Harris To find out, I looked at six ways to measure White attitudes on race — and how those influenced their votes.   Over the past two months, several Republican state legislatures have considered laws that would restrict how teachers could discuss...
Sad Anniversary For Voting Rights Act On August 6, 1965, United States President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act into law. Accordingly, 56 years ago, one of the most important laws was passed to guarantee the right to...
www.washingtonpost.com Opinion by Dominique Dawes   Dominique Dawes competed with the U.S. Olympic gymnastics team in 1992, 1996 and 2000, and is the founder of the Dominique Dawes Gymnastics & Ninja Academy in Clarksburg, Md. When Simone Biles decided last week to withdraw...
You May Have Been Purged From The Voting Rolls   It is most definitely a relic of the Jim Crow era that is freely utilized by today’s republican party; the purging of voting rolls. Periodically and conveniently for republican leaders, they...
Voting Is At Dire Risk   The election of leaders is a time-honored time when the people decide who will represent them. Once in office, they will work with each other to advance the best ideas of the day. Voting...
Republicans know one thing: their political agenda has little chance of winning any future national elections, and the party is shrinking in states once considered safe. They could broaden their appeal and actually become the “big tent” they used...
There is a basic truth that needs to be heard; people of color have more reason to vote than their white counterparts. Why? Because laws are being written to help the rich and stunt efforts to assist people of...
Voting Is Under Attack Your right to vote is in unprecedented peril. That is how many voting rights experts feel about the legal treachery to remove the sacred right from the most vulnerable among us. The bills will inhibit or...
The Cameras Are Gone, What Now June 1 has come and gone and there were impressive expressions of how horrible the massacre was and how Tulsa is still an intolerant metropolitan city. To be fair, every major and minor city...
Removing Governor From Race Panel Appropriate After Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt refused to meet with the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Centennial Commission, they moved to remove him after he signed the repugnant HB 1775 that prohibits the teaching of what...