Author: Solomon Jones
If terrorism is the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims, then the armed men who have occupied a building in the Malheur Wildlife Reserve in Oregon are, by definition, terrorists. Led by Ammon Bundy, the 40-year-old son of anti-government Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, the armed men took over the building […]
Solomon Jones doesn’t want his children to grow up in Donald Trump’s America.
Solomon Jones writes that Kathleen Kane and others have been scarred by the Sandusky case, while Sandusky himself has won back his pension.
Solomon Jones: Low voter turnout in Philadelphia has transformed Philadelphia. The city that was once the cradle of liberty is now democracy’s tomb.
Solomon Jones writes that Pope Francis’s words to a joint session of Congress may have helped to cement John Boehner’s decision to resign.
Solomon Jones writes in his Daily News column that Pope Francis’s visit could leave behind impoverished Philadelphia families who are most in need of a blessing.
Solomon Jones says the Ahmed Mohamed story shows that Muslims are now experiencing the kind of prejudice that blacks have seen for years.
Solomon Jones says the start of a new school year will either force us to hold everyone accountable, or lose a generation to failure.
Solomon Jones writes, “Some seem to believe that it is incumbent upon black people to remain silent when police unjustly beat, shoot, or otherwise harm us. If we dare to speak up about such treatment, then we are deemed responsible for whatever negative actions occur afterward.”