Political pundits, political strategists, and mainstream media all predict that Democrats’ failure to pass the proposed BIF bill and the human infrastructure reconciliation bill, will mean death to Democrats in the 2022 midterms. …


In the American saga The Godfather, mafia family leader Michael Corleone was forced to lead the Corleone family in a war against rival mafia families. The first thing he did was replace his adopted brother Tom Hagan as the Corleone family’s well-trusted and very competent advisor on all matters. When…


Over its 167 year history, there have been different doctrines that have guided the Republican Party. In 2021 Republicans are now guided by a new to them but old to world society doctrine, which also happens to be the doctrine most lethal to the existence of American democracy.

Republicans are…


The wraith of Hurricane Ida, the stealth destruction of Roe v Wade, and the 3.5 trillion “Build Back Better” infrastructure reconciliation bill are putting significant pressure on the politics of President Joe Biden and the U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer. …


President Joe Biden has boldly gone where 3 other Presidents either could not go or would not go. It’s clear that 35 years as a U.S. Senator and 8 years as Vice President before he became President, has given Biden a deep well of wisdom and battle-tested resolve that enables…


When President Joe Biden refused to duck crisis time responsibility, like his predecessor Donald Trump did, and instead provided crisis time leadership to face head-on and successfully fight the Covid-19 virus war, he demonstrated how to be right. …


Both Attorney General Merrick B. Garland and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro N. Mayorkas have declared that white supremacy is the greatest domestic threat to America. Independent, moderate, and liberal politicians along with the mainstream media have declared Trumpian make America great again politics as the greatest domestic threat to America…


A hurtful, cold, and heartless but necessary fact of American democracy is that even if all 60 women who have accused Bill Cosby of rape, drug-facilitated sexual assault, and sexual battery are telling the truth, Cosby’s freedom is not a victory for American Blacks as his spokesman initially claimed, it’s…


When the phrase “ throw down the gauntlet” was first uttered, it meant that a formal challenge to a duel between 2 people using either swords or handguns had been issued. In modern times throwing down the gauntlet no longer means a physical fight, now it means to challenge or…


President Joe Biden signs the legislation making the Juneteenth Holiday the law of the land

Some politicians want to hide history, some educators want to whitewash history and punish those that expose true history, and some American Blacks worry that acknowledging and exposing the full truthful history of yesterday will delay the racial progress needed today. Thankfully for American democracy, a Juneteenth national holiday will…

Isaac Newton Farris Jr

Isaac Newton Farris Jr. is the nephew of Martin Luther King, Jr. and serves as Senior Fellow at the King Center.

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