Colbert I. King

05/13/2016 - 12:00am

    President Obama's commencement address at Howard University on Saturday rounds out, at least for me, a nine-year journalistic odyssey that began with a photo taken with then-Sen. Barack Obama at a pre-Democratic presidential debate reception on Howard's campus in June 2007. The years in between have been kind...

03/02/2016 - 11:00am

    We are in the waning hours of African American History Month - the time set aside each year to reflect on black struggles and sacrifices to achieve America's promise.

    My recognition of African American...

02/09/2016 - 3:00pm

    The Hillary Clinton email issue is developing into a real whodunit, complete with Clintonesque legal semantics. "I never sent or received any material marked classified," she said with respect to the discovery of classified information on her private,...

02/02/2016 - 6:00pm

    Wednesday evening at the Embassy of Israel, I observed two unforgettable firsts.

    Until then, no Israeli ceremony honoring non-Jews who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust had ever been held...

01/27/2016 - 10:00am

    Last week, the Anglican Communion, the worldwide collection of national and regional churches that consider themselves Anglican or Episcopalian, suspended the U.S. Episcopal Church from full participation in the global body because of its decision to perform same-sex...

12/15/2015 - 10:00am

    Welcome to the Islamic Scare era, in which the nation becomes engulfed in a Donald Trump- induced fear of embedded Muslims planning terrorist attacks against the homeland. The United States has been through a phase like this before.

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