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Dr. George Bates, Author at Farmville


Buckingham School Board should have appointed Goodman

C an you imagine having a team member who did not want to be on the team? Can you imagine having a quarterback who does ... Read more

by Dr. George Bates, Thursday, January 7, 2016 4:52 pm


Qualifications should determine ownership of certain weapons

In light of the horrific massacre at a workplace holiday party in San Bernardino, Calif. by two 27- year-old Muslims, it is time to place ... Read more

by Dr. George Bates, Wednesday, December 23, 2015 12:22 pm


Tough decisions for black America

African-Americans spend hundreds of millions of dollars producing and attending the BET Awards, NAACP Image Awards and the NBA Players Awards each year while three ... Read more

by Dr. George Bates, Tuesday, October 13, 2015 11:49 am


Trumping Trump on immigration

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who is not a lawyer, proposes a solution to our illegal immigration problem. He wants to deport 11 to 12 ... Read more

by Dr. George Bates, Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:58 am


The War Against Racism And Prejudice Must Be Multifaceted

Dylan Roof’s conduct at Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., exhibited the same hatred that confronted the Buckingham County Knights football team when ... Read more

by Dr. George Bates, Tuesday, July 21, 2015 1:29 pm