The Importance of Being Ordinary

Gwendolyn Brooks’s life and work asserted the humanity of black people in America.


Ava DuVernay Thinks Little Brown Girls Should Be Space Travelers, Too


Institute of the Black World (IBW) Applauds CARICOM on Venezuela Stance


ALEC Is Talking About Changing the Way Senators Are Elected and Taking Away Your Vote


Season of Rebellions, The 1967 Newark and Detroit Rebellions

July 10th Edition of Vantage Point Radio Show


Mississippi Autoworkers Mobilize

Danny Glover joins Nissan workers for the March on Mississippi

Dr. Ron Daniels, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW21)

Vantage Point

Articles and Essays by Dr. Ron Daniels

February 21, 2017 in Commentary, Vantage Point Articles

A Third Force in American Politics

The Final Essay in a Series of Three on the Impact and Consequences of the 2016 Presidential Election – The season of resistance to “eradicate the virus of Trumpism” is unfolding with a fury. The Women’s March on Washington may well be remembered as one of the great moments of resistance and calls for transformation in American history. And, Trump’s ill-conceived and awkwardly rolled-out, Islamophobic ban on Muslims was met with massive demonstrations…

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