Andrea Lewis

In a summer full of sports controversies, none is bigger than Barry Bonds breaking the all-time home run record. more

Aug 14, 2007 3:24 PM Op-Eds

With former “Seinfeld” co-star Michael Richards’ racist rant, we’re again reminded of how deep and wide the waters of racial intolerance run in our culture. more

Nov 22, 2006 8:30 PM Dispatches

Kudos to the New Jersey Supreme Court for ruling that same-sex couples deserve the same benefits as heterosexual couples. Denying committed same-sex couples the financial and social benefits and privileges given to their married heterosexua... more

Oct 26, 2006 4:13 PM Dispatches

Soccer may be king in a majority of countries around the globe, but it's still a pauper in the U.S. sports realm. That may shift, however, as teams compete in the 2006 World Cup in Germany this month. more

Jun 7, 2006 4:05 PM Dispatches

A conservative revolution has quietly been taking place on college campuses across the country. Scholarships, fellowships and other funding programs previously earmarked for women and minorities are now being made available to white and non... more

Mar 16, 2006 5:36 PM Dispatches

Sharp rise in HIV among women needs to be addressed nowJune 17, 2005 A startling new study shows that HIV/AIDS is spreading most rapidly among U.S. women. more

Jun 17, 2005 3:18 PM Op-Eds

Happy birthday, Malcolm XMay 11, 2005 Forty years after his murder, and 80 years after his May 19 birthday, the name Malcolm X still evokes a vast range of emotions. more

May 11, 2005 1:23 PM Op-Eds

On Aug. 12, California's Supreme Court did an awkward two-step around the question of whether gay couples have the same legal right to marry as other California residents. more

Aug 18, 2004 12:00 AM Op-Eds

By Andrea Lewis May 18, 2004 Half a century ago, the photo of the mutilated body of a young black boy gave many Americans their first shocking view of what life was really like in the state of terror known as the Jim Crow South. Now, nearly... more

May 18, 2004 12:00 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

Many Americans perceive the face of the enemy to be a Muslim or Arab one. more

Jun 12, 2003 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Many PGA Tour members said they'd welcome Sorenstam to the links, but defending champion Nick Price, expressed dismay. more

May 27, 2003 12:00 AM Dispatches

Nina Simone's voice has been a comforting and familiar presence in my life for as long as I can remember. more

Apr 29, 2003 12:00 AM Dispatches