Tag: George Floyd

  • Addressing America’s Statues of Limitations: A Monumental Undertaking

    Addressing America’s Statues of Limitations: A Monumental Undertaking

    The killing of George Floyd has resulted in actions of various types against historical statues in the United States that may celebrate or demonstrate bigotry or racial bias. These actions have sparked a national conversation on what to do because of those statues. In our opinion, the statues under scrutiny are America’s statues of limitations.…

  • America’s Economic Divide: A Fault Line for the Nation

    America’s Economic Divide: A Fault Line for the Nation

    By Frank F Islam The protests across the nation after the killing of George Floyd highlighted and brought significant attention to the huge racial divide between whites and blacks in this nation. There is another huge divide that has not received nearly as much coverage this year as it has in the past. It is…

  • Where will America go from here?

    Where will America go from here?

    By Frank F Islam Since the brutal death of 46-year-old African American George Floyd at the hands of a white Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, the United States has witnessed civil strife of the kind not seen in more than five decades. In a video that has been streamed around the world…