FIRST-PERSON: Madame secretary!
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--America has come a long way in its history and continues to do so.
FIRST-PERSON: Tillman & White: bigger than their games
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--Pat Tillman played the game of a patriot when he exchanged his Arizona Cardinals uniform for the uniform of the United States Army Rangers 75th Ranger Regiment, a light infantry unit based in Georgia.
FIRST-PERSON: The black vote & the Republican Party
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--The 2004 election will go down in history as one of the most decisive ever.
FIRST-PERSON: Bill Cosby’s harsh but wise words
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--The world’s most famous father, Bill Cosby, has directed his voice and wisdom toward one of the most troubling aspects of contemporary black life in American society.
FIRST-PERSON: Civil rights leader takes bold stand
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--Yes, God has said, "Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh" (Genesis 2:24, KJV). He instituted marriage as the union between one man and one woman for life.
FIRST-PERSON: $1 billion for Aristide & no return
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--There is nothing that can display itself more plainly than mediocrity, and nothing is easier to do in life than pass the buck. Such, sadly, is the case of Haiti. It is no wonder that the world seems to be sighing with Haiti “fatigue.”
FIRST-PERSON: Upholding decency
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--In this age of decadence and perversion, everything that can possibly be corrupted is becoming corrupted. Thus, the moral holding forth of artistic and creative cultural expression is essential by those who understand and enjoy what the arts provide for all people.
FIRST-PERSON: Everybody must be involved
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--We can never do too much to support positive parental and community involvement in overseeing the growth and development of young people.
FIRST-PERSON: Defending the weakest
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--Children who are in custody for protection by Florida's Department of Children and Families, or those who have been recommended for such protection, are unfortunate poster children for egregious episodes of abuse and neglect by a troubled government agency.
FIRST-PERSON: King’s immortal legacy
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (BP)--Forty years ago Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave what now stands as the world's most famous speech.