Happiness; what is it? who has it?

Happiness; what is it? who has it?

Happiness by Vikki J. Aisiki, Staff Writer UIN It is an incredible consideration that I may not know what makes me happy. A statement by one of the United States framers, Thomas Jefferson, is the right to “pursue happiness”. While the naked eye may interpret this...
Racism has cost US economy $16 trillion in 20 years

Racism has cost US economy $16 trillion in 20 years

Kristin Myers Sept 23, 2020 According to a new report from Citi (C), systemic racism in the United States has had a huge cost to the economy: $16 trillion over the past two decades. That’s the combined cost of disparities in wages, education, investment in black-owned...
People of Color; uncommon interest

People of Color; uncommon interest

People of Color: An Artificially Inclusive Term –by Vikki J.Aisiki, UIN Staff Writer The organized struggle between people based on the color of their skinbegan with the introduction of race by European invaders in Africa, andother parts of the world, including the...

Who better for VP than the Mother of all humans, a Black woman  The choice of Vice President is of critical importance to Joe Biden. While the wrong choice will not make the African American voting block support Trump, they won’t show up for Biden either. There is no...
Reparations to African Americans are Long Overdue.

Reparations to African Americans are Long Overdue.

THE TIME IS NOW TO PAY AFRICAN AMERICANS REPARATIONS Now that America and the world are learning that: The so-called Founding Fathers’ main reason for their Declaration of Independence was not “taxation without representation” as we were taught in school, but to...
African American, Neanderthal DNA and Covid 19

African American, Neanderthal DNA and Covid 19

Carl Zimmer The New York Times•July 5, 2020 A stretch of DNA linked to COVID-19 was passed down from Neanderthals 60,000 years ago, according to a new study. Scientists don’t yet know why this particular segment increases the risk of severe illness from the...
Stacey Abrams is only logical choice for Biden VP, here’s why

Stacey Abrams is only logical choice for Biden VP, here’s why

Joe Biden pledged he would choose a woman as his running mate, and that woman needs to be Stacey Abrams. The road to the White House for Democrats only exists with the support and excitement of black voters—black female voters to be specific. Just ask Bernie Sanders....