Category Archives: BPOTW Guest Submissions

Ebola Epidemic Should Be Considered from a National Security Perspective

Former Congressman Ron Dellums – As of December 3, 2014, the worst recorded outbreak of Ebola has claimed 6,055 lives in the countries of West Africa, upending decades of medical progress across the region and eradicating people’s already fragile faith in their healthcare system. Here in the U.S., a region of the world previously untouched… Read More »

See Through Black Eyes

Leonce Gaiter – We know that when Darren Wilson and many of his defenders see a black man, they see someone who “looks like a demon,” and someone who has the extra/sub-human ability to “bulk up to run through” bullets. We know this image of black men from an entire history of racist stereotypes. The… Read More »