July 6, 2019

Slavery was built on the premise that the worst white man was better than the best black man. Male chauvinism is based on the premise that the most ignorant man is more intelligent and smarter than the intelligent and informed woman. 

Sexism, like racism, has given men...

December 21, 2017

There were always two types of slaves. There were the house slaves and the filed slaves. The house slaves were treated differently than the field slaves. The house slaves lived in their master's attic or basement. They ate the food that their master ate, and wore the c...

November 7, 2017

Lyndon Baines Johnson said, "We have within this nation two nations: One white and one black, separate and unequal." President Johnson was right. Some of us willed to come here and some of us were brought here against our will. Those who willed to come here mostly came...

September 7, 2017

When Thomas Jefferson wrote, "We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal, and are endowed my their Creator with certain Unalienable rights, and among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. He was saying that these are rights...

April 21, 2017

Frederick Douglas said, "Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where one class is made to feel that society is organized in a conspiracy to oppress, rob, and degrade them, neither person nor property is safe." He was right.

In 1669, the common wealth of Vi...

April 11, 2017

The fundamental purpose of life is to grow, to expand, to make progress. Growth and progress mean change. To grow one must make choices, and choices involve risk. And risk is a journey into the unknown.

For years politicians were divided into two groups in America: Cons...