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By Ray Curry, Secretary/Treasurer, UAW They will not silence us. Sadly, the efforts to weaken the labor movement, under non-stop withering attack from the anti-labor forces on the right, could imperil all that we have gained. Their efforts threaten the middle class...

Unfinished

By Thomas Sheffield A couple of week’s ago, I mentioned some researches believe statistically, African Americans are headed into a second slavery.  It will be an economic and financial slavery.  According to the researchers, the black median wealth will be...
Commentary by Jacksonville Free Press  Dear President Obama, First, let me thank you for being a true statesman and such an exceptional role model. You have been an inspiration to so many people around the world. Thank you for your passion, intelligence, commitment,...
NASHVILLE, TN — Registrations are being accepted for the 2019 Business Marketplace, presented by the TriState Minority Supplier Development Council (TSMSDC). The event will be held October 7-8, 2019 at the Nashville Renaissance Hotel. The conference and exhibits will...

Ghosted

By Thomas Sheffield Ghosting is a dating trend where one of the people involved cuts off all communication with the other, leaving them without closure.  This can be emotionally taxing as the ghostee has questions unanswered as to why and...
By Benjamin Chavis, Jr. Working families in the African American community and beyond have a hard-enough time keeping up with daily expenses. Every mortgage payment, car payment, trip to the grocery store, stop at the gas station, or utility bill...

The Bottom

By Thomas Sheffield The economy is consistently changing.  The economy has been growing for the past 10 years since the great recession.  The 45th President will lead you to believe that he has been responsible for the economy’s extraordinary growth. ...
By Ashley Benkarski NASHVILLE, TN — Amazon kicked off National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Sep. 9 by hosting a custom-built pop-up truck stop and surprise performance by Nashville-based country artist Jason Aldean. A former truck driver himself, Aldean played for about...
By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – The United Auto Workers (UAW) represent about 46,000 GM workers at 55 facilities in the U.S. More than 90% of them voted to strike if the UAW couldn’t negotiate a better deal with GM...

Leave a Legacy

By Thomas Sheffield September is Insurance Awareness month.  How many times have you wished you had a rich uncle or aunt passed and left you a large sum of money?  How often have you been disappointed to find a relative...

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