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4:01 PM / Tuesday January 28, 2020

Commentary

Politically Uncorrected: The mandate myth

February 6, 2010

The winning party inexorably ‘discovers’ – be it a landslide like Johnson in 1964 or a squeaker like Bush in 2000 – that the voters have delivered a mandate. And not just any mandate. But one that serendipitously demands enactment of the very program the new administration already plans to enact.

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Willie Lynch lives! Limbaugh and Reid resurrect the devil

January 25, 2010

For those of you who do not know who Willie Lynch was or the significance of his contribution to the history of race and slavery in the Americas, it may be enough to know that the term ‘lynching’ was derived from his name. But it isn’t the entire story.

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Obama: Terror attack ‘dots’ not connected

January 11, 2010

WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama scolded 20 of his highest-level officials last Tuesday over the botched Christmas Day terror attack on an airliner bound for Detroit, taking them jointly to task for “a screw-up that could have been disastrous” and should have been avoided…

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What a Decade! 2000-2009 Top News

December 24, 2009

On Sept. 11, 2001, four U.S. jetliners were taken over by terrorists with links to al Qaeda, a militant terrorist group led by Osama bin Laden. Two of the hijacked airliners were flown into the World Trade Center towers in NewYork City; a third severely damaged the Pentagon in Arlington, Va., and a fourth plane crashed in Shanksville, Pa., after a group of passengers attempted to seize the plane from the hijackers…

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Recent News

Commentary

Will money rule in this presidential race?

January 24, 2020

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com Democrats started this presidential campaign season with more than 20 candidates.  Eventually, it...

Travel

Smooth Traveler: Small town tales: Short Pump and Ashland, Virginia

January 23, 2020

ABOVE PHOT: Ashland Mural (Photos: Renée S. Gordon) By Renée S. Gordon In 1607, a group of...

Seniors

Ways to make the world a better place for seniors

January 23, 2020

Family Features By 2050, the senior population (adults age 65 and older) will be more than double...

Entertainment

Terry Crews visits Philadelphia to talk life lessons, ‘America’s Got Talent’ and the beauty of creativity

January 23, 2020

By Kharisma McIlwaine Terry Crews truly embodies the word multi-hyphenate, having been incredibly successful in various aspects...

Color Of Money

Swiping payment cards at the pump could put your card information at risk

January 23, 2020

BPT Have you paid for gas recently at the pump where you’ve had to swipe your credit...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of Jan. 26

January 23, 2020

All Signs: This week, the Sun and Mercury are in Aquarius; Venus joins Neptune in Pisces, Mars...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff