College daze

by Ben Kinchlow -- As a general rule, most colleges convene in late August or early September. This particular college, which does not convene until November, has no athletic squads, no homecoming more…

Yellow lines

by Ben Kinchlow -- It was a long, straight stretch of highway. This is not unusual, as America abounds with long, straight stretches of highway. The sky was a crystal clear blue, more…

No God, no Bible, no problem?

by Ben Kinchlow -- Why are we so shocked and dismayed when we read or hear of a crime like the Colorado theater massacre, or the 27-29 other mass murders that have more…

Do unto others

by Ben Kinchlow -- I wonder if the homosexual community and its supporters fully realize what their actions are saying to a country where, according to a Gallup poll, nine out of more…

Religions of the godless

by Ben Kinchlow -- Religion: 1) A set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe... and often containing a moral code governing the conduct of human affairs; 2) more…

'Isms' and the death knell of America

by Ben Kinchlow -- Not too long ago, I had the privilege of visiting Springfield, Ill. The trip to Illinois came right on the heels of a visit to Memphis, Tenn. Now, more…

The black, the blonde and the bishop

by Ben Kinchlow -- Herein are comments and thoughts taken verbatim from three people who contacted me regarding my previous commentaries. I chose from all email, letters, phone or in-person contacts because more…

From segregation to affirmative action

by Ben Kinchlow -- I am not on a racial tear! I fully intended to move on to another arena after my last three commentaries, but numerous emails and personal contacts seem more…

Are blacks hypocrites or stupid?

by Ben Kinchlow -- In America "back in the day," just as there were essentially two political parties, Democrat and Republican, there were also, in essence, two classes of blacks – "house more…