As the documentary “I Am Not Your Negro” shows, Baldwin always had the presence of mind to say what needed to be said.
In Texas, a family mourns their late father with a brutal obit about how mean and abusive he was. The lesson is clear: don’t be a jerk.
This year, Tom Brady Derangement Syndrome is particularly acute because of the proximity of presidential politics.
The great abolitionist, born in 1818, is back in the news again, thanks to President Donald Trump and his ace spokesman Sean Spicer.
Trump is simply keeping one of his darkest promises to a constituency that nurses an exaggerated sense of its vulnerability.
The musician and writer, who died Saturday at 46, made a virtue of modesty, and thinking long, hard and seriously about everything.
Keeping up on the Trump administration requires carrying a newspaper in one hand and George Orwell’s “1984” in the other.
Bernie would’ve been my preference, but I would’ve (and did) vote for Hillary Clinton without reservation.