Category: Opinion

A President Obama

No Proof that America has Finally Kicked Its Racial Syndrome Earl Ofari Hutchinson   The win by Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama in Iowa has Read more »

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What Can We Do?

Eric Big E Howard, MSW As the holidays end and the New Year begin, many people have made resolutions for self-improvement, financial stability, or overall Read more »

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We The People are Watching

  The State of Our Community: How has Asheville — its intercommunity relationships, job opportunities, acceptance of diversity, etc. — changed over the past 25 Read more »

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Truthiness and the War on Christmas

Recently a friend emailed me what he described as an excerpt from the CBS morning show several years ago. Dr. Errington Thompson   This is Read more »

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BackTalk: Who Protects the Children?

Mr. Howard, I felt the outpouring of your heart. Who protects the children? That is a profound question. We have a tendency, in face of Read more »

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The Ellington – A Room With a View

Whenever we start thinking about the Ellington, we can’t help wondering… First, let us make clear that we have no formal opinion about the building Read more »

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No, I Am Not Happy

Basically, I’m a happy guy. I love to laugh. I’m married to a beautiful, thoughtful, supportive wife. I’m living my childhood dream. I’m a doctor. Read more »

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A House Is Not a Home

Homelessness gets a lot of press throughout the world. Asheville surely gets its share. Today we have yet another committee looking at the problem of Read more »

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We Have to Do Better!

For the last 25 years, we, the American people, have been sold a bill of goods! Dr. Errington Thompson   The pitch, on one level, Read more »

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Court Ruling on Race Not a Death Knell For School Excellence

Civil rights organizations and the top Democratic presidential candidates lambasted the Supreme Court’s narrow ruling that jettisoned the racial balance plans in the Louisville and Read more »

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