The Philadelphia Experiment

Solomon Jones
Solomon Jones
  • August 15, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Trump rhetoric on Pa. voting could widen the rift between blacks, police

    Police in Milwaukee shot and killed a man in a black community this weekend, sparking protests although police say 23-year-old Sylville K. Smith was a...
  • August 2, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    North Carolina's fight over black votes is just the beginning

    When I learned that a three-judge panel of the Virginia-based 4th Circuit Court of Appeals had struck down North Carolina’s restrictive voting law, I ...
  • July 29, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Clinton must heal the racial divide among supporters

    The mood at the Wells Fargo Center ahead of Hillary Clinton’s prime time speech to the Democratic National Convention was quiet.
  • July 24, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Frank Rizzo statue should not greet DNC

    The Democratic National Convention arrives in Philadelphia just as our nation stands at a crossroads. Our politics is extreme, our views are divergent...
  • July 18, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Dear Gavin Long: Whose side were you on?

    I wish I could have talked to 29-year-old Gavin Long before he died in the Sunday morning shootout in which he allegedly shot and killed three Baton R...
  • July 7, 2016 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Police continue to shoot black men, but I shall not be moved

    With mounting trepidation, I watched the morbid cell phone videos of two black men who were killed by police officers this week. Each time I saw the f...
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