Editorials

Police public relations isn’t transparency and won’t end the policing crisis

by Final Call News

A freeze frame video released by police showed Harith Augustus confronted by officers and that he was apparently armed in a city that allows for legal carrying of concealed weapons.... »

Time to join movement for power in Chicago?

by Final Call News | Jul 10, 2018 - 10:38:34 PM

Father Michael Pfleger of St. Sabina Church in Chicago drew national news and set the city abuzz with chatter after a Saturday shutdown of a major South Side expressway. »

The sadness, sorrow and necessity of fighting a war on two fronts

by Final Call News | Jun 26, 2018 - 11:13:08 AM

Antwon Rose, Thana Muhammad and Lesandro Guzman-Ortiz never knew one another in life. But their tragic and painful deaths remind us that Black America must do something about violence plaguing our community. »

Race-splaining, 'problematic friends' and Shaun King

by Richard B. Muhammad -Editor- | Jun 5, 2018 - 9:19:37 PM

Jewish Voice for Peace declared the ADL’s “history betrays an extensive record of anti-Arab, anti-Muslim, and anti-Palestinian advocacy. There are countless ways the ADL has fueled Islamophobia for decades—from surveillance to smear campaigns. »

Unsettling murder in Oklahoma

by Final Call | May 8, 2018 - 12:57:37 PM

News of two young men whose dismembered bodies were found chained to cinder blocks in a pond has spread across Black America. »

Muslim apologists and the truth about Farrakhan

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | Apr 10, 2018 - 11:48:53 AM

Differences of opinion are the natural result of intellectual and spiritual development and, as Muslims, we are taught to make our arguments in the best manner. But when so-called differences are used to attack and malign an innocent man, that is out of bounds within Islam. »

Farrakhan Vindicated, Despite Media Lies

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | Mar 27, 2018 - 11:39:13 AM

American media is like a powerful flood that can uproot and wash away everything in its path. But nothing is more powerful than God Himself and his ability to vindicate and clear his servants of false charges, no matter how large the lie and how often it is repeated. »

Smite the shepherd, scatter the sheep: A time to fight

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | Mar 20, 2018 - 1:01:24 PM

The anti-Farrakhan flood of propaganda and effort to destroy the Nation of Islam is in full operation with the constant effort to have Black underlings, fearful sycophants, or misguided members of our community lead the way. »

Pseudo slavemasters and an assault on Black leadership

by Final Call News | Feb 14, 2018 - 6:56:49 PM

The sharp knives are out and demands for the political castration of Black lawmakers and leaders have been issued by Jewish publications, groups and the right wing media. »

Learning the lessons of history and rejecting the lies of the past

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | Feb 7, 2018 - 2:30:24 PM

The Jewish and right wing media have gone wild with publication of a photo of Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan and then U.S. Senator Barack Obama taken over a decade ago. »

Jelani Cobb and his Twitter buck dance

by Richard B. Muhammad - Editor | Dec 19, 2017 - 2:47:32 PM

Buck dancing: A type of folksy tap or soft-shoe dance common in the southern U.S. states during the slave era. Performers incorporated buck dancing into “cooning” shows, where a black person (or white person in blackface) would dance and sing for a white audience's enjoyment. »

'Separate, hostile and unequal'

by Final Call News | Nov 22, 2017 - 10:56:31 AM

When writer Andrew Hacker looked at race and reality in America, he reached a telling and almost prophetic conclusion. Inside the United States, he wrote, there were “Two Nations: Black and White, Separate, Hostile, Unequal.” »

Warning and the mercy of God

by Final Call News | Sep 12, 2017 - 11:47:13 AM

The Divine Warner doesn’t delight in the loss of life that comes with judgement. He doesn’t point his finger and say, “I told you so” as the final destruction and full manifestation of God’s judgement creeps ever closer. »

Hajj: A Journey of devotion and unity

by Imam Sultan R. Muhammad | Sep 1, 2017 - 11:05:32 AM

If we reflect over the series of ancient rites presented in the actions of the Muslim Pilgrimage (Hajj), we see signs of guidance that help us in our pilgrimage of self, family, and nation. What is your goal in life and where do you seek the ability to fulfill our life’s purpose? »

White Supremacy: America's Original Sin

by Final Call News | Aug 16, 2017 - 10:21:55 PM

Many may feel comfortable condemning the Alt-Right, neo- Nazis, Klans-men and White Supremacists who gathered in Charlottesville, Va., but the true problem is America’s underlying cancer of White Supremacy etched into the DNA of this nation. »

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Police public relations isn’t transparency and won’t end the policing crisis

A freeze frame video released by police showed Harith Augustus...

Time to join movement for power in Chicago?

Father Michael Pfleger of St. Sabina Church in Chicago drew...

The sadness, sorrow and necessity of fighting a war on two fronts

Antwon Rose, Thana Muhammad and Lesandro Guzman-Ortiz never knew one...

Race-splaining, 'problematic friends' and Shaun King

Jewish Voice for Peace declared the ADL’s “history betrays an...

Unsettling murder in Oklahoma

News of two young men whose dismembered bodies were found...

Muslim apologists and the truth about Farrakhan

Differences of opinion are the natural result of intellectual and...

Farrakhan Vindicated, Despite Media Lies

American media is like a powerful flood that can uproot...

Smite the shepherd, scatter the sheep: A time to fight

The anti-Farrakhan flood of propaganda and effort to destroy the...

Pseudo slavemasters and an assault on Black leadership

The sharp knives are out and demands for the political...

Learning the lessons of history and rejecting the lies of the past

The Jewish and right wing media have gone wild with...

Jelani Cobb and his Twitter buck dance

Buck dancing: A type of folksy tap or soft-shoe dance...

'Separate, hostile and unequal'

When writer Andrew Hacker looked at race and reality in...