Category Archives for "Political Analysis"

Feb 19

Community oversight of policing is not a “kangaroo court”

One of the most contentious aspects of SB 627, in the 2021 Maryland General Assembly (sponsored by Sen. Jill P. Carter) is that it authorizes counties to establish a community oversight body that can impose discipline and oversight of Baltimore City police officers. The is one of the most important aspects of the bill. Baltimore […]

Continue reading
Feb 01

Cracker Democracy: The Emergence of the Progressive Mainstream

By: Dayvon Love This essay is born out of a deep agony regarding the lack of respect for the Pan-African/Revolutionary Black Nationalists strands of political advocacy in the current social movement mainstream. Black people’s freedom must be won on our own terms. This is not to dismiss the complex and difficult environment that we find […]

Continue reading
Jan 15

OP-ED: Race Neutrality Is a Tool of White Supremacy

By: Dayvon Love | Maryland Matters I must make two honest confessions to you, my Christian and Jewish brothers. First, I must confess that over the past few years I have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward […]

Continue reading
1 2 3 12