Independence Day again and yet again we are not free

      Independence means to break free. The colonial settlers in the US led by its educated and moneyed class issued a declaration saying in essence they have had enough.  Consequently they took extreme measures.  They made a revolution and they did not stutter! Alternately the people who oppose the injustice that has become…

Valentines Day massacre: Guns kill

The day the US celebrates romantic love, ( Valentines) begins a season of reflection and introspection (Lent) recognizes a great human being and human rights icon (Frederick Douglass)  in the month reserved to acknowledge the contribution of Africans to the US, it was interrupted by a disturbed young man with a rifle. Nikolas Cruz’ murder…