Due Process, Equal Protection with Privileges or Immunities…John Bingham’s invaluable Gift to Americans

He was appointed to sit as an Assistant Judge Advocate General for the President Lincoln assassination trial, a prosecutor for the Andrew Johnson impeachment trials and an ex-member of the Opposition party (those opposed to the expansion of slavery) finally becoming a Republican Senator for the state of Ohio.  I’m speaking of John Bingham, whom left his legacy in the…

Biting the bullet and getting to the root of the violence in America’s Cities.

Why don’t they address the real issue? Which is typically anger motivated,  and/or ego driven Violence! What’s the underlying cause?  Can it be blamed on lack of employment, loss of community centers and programs, police and sheriff departments budget cuts, gang task forces severely understaffed, an influx of black market weapons flooding urban streets into criminal hands?…

Three-Fifths Clause: Let Me Explain It Again!

The Three-Fifths Compromise is a compromise that resulted during the Philadelphia Convention in 1787. It is found in the Constitution of the United States in Article 1, Section 2, Paragraph 3. This particular clause has been and still is a matter that causes mountains of resentment for many Blacks; although unjustly so. The true intention…