Tuesday, June 25, 2019


Sistas, We’re Better Than That!

June 11, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, Music, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) I can’t remember a time in my adult life when I wasn’t working on justice issues on behalf of people in my community. I’ve worked for the benefit of women who shared my views and some who, but it’s rare that I’m embarrassed about something women are doing. Lately, I’ve taken the time to […]

Democrats — Trump Dilemma: Impeach, Imprison — Or Bluff?

June 11, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Is there any doubt that many Democrats agree with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi when she says she wants to see President Trump “in prison”? After the Mueller report, House Democrats seem to believe almost unanimously that the president is guilty of obstruction of justice. Their increasingly heated internal debate is whether to impeach […]

Praying (or Not) For Our President Donald Trump.

June 11, 2019 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Religion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Only the most partisan person would begrudge prayers for the president of the United States, but a recent visit by President Trump to the mega McLean Bible Church in Virginia has rubbed some congregants the wrong way. The White House informed the church with only a few minutes notice that the president would […]

Money, Money, Money…

May 22, 2019 by  
Filed under Money/Business, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Look at the dollar bills in your wallet. They say they are “legal tender for all debts.” But are they? What makes them valuable? What makes them worth anything? Each bill says, “In God We Trust.” But God won’t guarantee their value. The $20 bill depicts the White House. Congress is on $50s. […]

Six Ways To Fix American Universities.

Tweet (Akiit.com) Distinguished professor emeritus of economics at Ohio University Richard Vedder’s new book, “Restoring the Promise,” published by the Independent Institute based in Oakland, California, is about the crisis in higher education. He summarizes the three major problems faced by America’s colleges and universities. First, our universities “are vastly too expensive, often costing twice […]

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