Tagged: American civil rights

An Illegitimate Presidency?

An Illegitimate Presidency?

  Civil rights icon John Lewis (above) says Trump’s presidency is illegitimate. He refuses to attend Friday’s inauguration ceremony. And he has some pundits shaking their heads in dismay. But what if Lewis is right? And...

A Clear and Present Danger

A Clear and Present Danger

  I will leave it to others to eulogize the late Justice Antonin Scalia. I am not the right person for that assignment. But I would like to discuss the implications of his death. President...

It’s a Day to Remember those Civil Rights Martyrs

It’s a Day to Remember those Civil Rights Martyrs

  It is a morning when even this part of the Sunshine State is cold and wet, and the Northeast coast is bracing for another spell of wretched weather. On the television a black...