Solomon Jones writes that calling Donald Trump un-American, as the Boston Globe did in an editorial, is dishonest. Trump is as American as baseball and apple pie.
Solomon Jones writes in his weekly Philadelphia Daily News column that race, politics and religion have made for a poisonous mix in America.
FBI Director James Comey’s Wednesday comments marked the first time investigators publicly characterized the shooting of Officer Jesse Hartnett by a man pledging allegiance to ISIS as a potential act of terror. Click for the question of the day.
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 says the Ahmed Mohamed story shows that Muslims are now experiencing the kind of prejudice that blacks have seen for years.
On Tuesday July 15, Councilman Curtis Jones Jr., of the 4th district hosted an invite-only classic dinner for Muslims to break their fast during the month of Ramadan. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and local community leaders attended to feast with Jones.
We join the international community in expressing shock over the largely uninvestigated abduction of 234 Nigerian girls from a school exam. Click headline for more coverage.