Congressional Black Embarrassment

  Once again, members of the Congressional Black Caucus has found a way to embarrass itself and their constituents.  During the Oversight Committee hearing regarding the "whistle blower" testimony on Benghazi, Elijah Cummings (D- Maryland) - the committee's ranking member, no less- in an…
Derryck Green
May 8, 2013

Jim Wallis And Gay Marriage

Looks like Jim Wallis has joined those “leaders,” religious and non-religious alike, who have “evolved” in regards to their support of same-sex marriage.  On Friday while being interviewed by the Huffington Post, Wallis was asked about his views concerning the…
Derryck Green
April 8, 2013

A Fundamentally Transformed America

Last month, after forty-five months of unemployment near or above eight percent, record numbers of Americans on welfare and receiving food stamps; increasing numbers of Americans receiving federal disability and Medicaid; four straight years of record, trillion-dollar deficits which has…
Derryck Green
December 11, 2012

Blacks- The Lost Demographic

Several weeks after the presidential election, many Americans are still attempting to assess the political ramifications of the GOP defeat to Barack Obama.  Aside from the many commentaries that resemble political and cultural obituaries of the Republican or conservative “brand”…
Derryck Green
November 30, 2012