If the state of Virginia wasn’t serious I could laugh off their Republican lawmakers’ suggestion that “Adults must check children’s private parts before entering restroom.”
Your search for rev. irene returned 61 results
The war on Christmas is not going away any time soon. With Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, and Christmas all celebrated this time of year, one would think that we would embrace an all-inclusive seasonal greeting emblematic of our nation’s religious landscape with two simple words — Happy Holidays!
December 1 was World AIDS Day! And international theme for 2015 is “Getting to zero; end Aids by 2030.” The national theme for this year is “The time to act is now.”
The first Democratic presidential debate of the 2016 season was an exemplary example of civil discourse compared to what the American public witnessed with the GOP’s presidential debate.
Pope Francis continues to send seismic shock waves across the globe, and the rapturous reception he received from his historic six-day U.S. visit gave us a glimpse as to why. The pontiff, like Jesus, walked among the masses.
It has been over a decade now since Hurricane Katrina barreled through New Orleans. Today, much of the Big Easy has gotten its groove back.
I am disturbed by Roland Emmerich’s historical drama Stonewall, because of its whitewashing of a historic moment turned movement. When I look back at the first night of the Stonewall Inn riots, I could have never imagined its future importance. The first night played out no differently from previous riots with Black Americans and White policemen. And so too, it being underreported. But I was there.
Like so many African American women, myself included, Sandra Bland’s death, resulting from police brutality is not new news. The national attention it’s receiving is, however.
The literary world rejoiced when news disclosed that reclusive author Harper Lee was soon to release her second book Go Set A Watchman, 55 years since the 1960 publication of To Kill A Mockingbird.
For some time now, my spouse and I have been bickering over where we should live in our retirement years. She, being a child from the South, and me, being from the North, well, we have our tensions. I have jokingly dubbed them our “Mason-Dixon-line feud.”