2007 Columns by Bill Maxwell published by St. Petersburg Times News Paper

Effective parenting is the key – 1/7/2007

With no discipline, there’s no learning – 1/14/2007

Learning is free – 1/21/2007

My memories of Mrs. King – 1/28/2007

Why so many people are glad Jeb is gone – 2/4/2007 

Black churches must address HIV/AIDS – 2/11/2007

White House delivers surge in lies, hypocrisy – 2/18/2007

Lame duck president has Middle East mess – 2/25/2007

You’re not so tough, New York – 3/4/2007

NAACP’s old mission loses its relevance – 3/11/2007 

Crony culture imperils FAMU – 3/18/2007 

Benign neglect hurts FAMU – 3/25/2007 

Crist Curtails my rants, raves – 4/8/2007

Black critics of Imus are hypocrites – 4/15/2007

Looking for reasons that won’t come – 4/22/2007

Joys of life on the water run deep – 4/29/2007

Without give and take, freedom dies – 5/6/2007

I had a dream – 5/13/2007

Toward an inclusive faith – 5/20/2007

A dream lay dying – 5/20/2007

The once and future promise – 5/27/2007

Change is human nature – 5/27/2007

Parents, not schools, failed these children – 6/3/2007 

Waiting for the big one – 6/10/2007

Ignorance, fear take the stage – 6/17/2007

Pull up your pants, you big buffoon – 6/24/2007

A summer idyll’s bitter lessons – 7/8/2007 

America’s peaceful outsiders – 7/15/2007 

Opening up on FAMU – 7/22/2007

Apathy feeds black-on-black violence – 7/22/2007

Bus stop cuts hit hard at rural school – 7/25/2007 

Blair snub of Hamas a misstep – 7/29/2007

Unruly teens have no business at Baywalk – 8/12/2007

Vouchers can’t help if black parents won’t – 8/16/2007

Banner of dissent, long may it wave – 8/19/2007 

USF takes easy way on diversity – 8/26/2007 

Couri’s trip to Iraq: Reporting or ratings? – 9/2/2007

Half-baked Bush is not done yet – 9/9/2007

Mr. Burney, thanks for being tough, wise and kind – 9/16/2007

Florida, you get uglier by the day – 9/23/2007

Start snitching – 9/30/2007 

School integration is not the answer – 10/11/2007 

One man’s humiliation; Another’s exhilaration – 10/14/2007 

Boomers, the sunset can be so beautiful – 10/18/2007

The fine art of being an athlete – 10/21/2007

Reality and ideals collide on integration – 10/25/2007

Protest confuses lessons of history – 10/28/2007

I’ll settle a debate: Debates useless – 11/4/2007 

South Africa’s big scrum – 11/4/2007

Letting down veterans – 11/11/2007 

Pandering Cuba Policy punishes Americans – 11/15/2007 

U.S. lets down brave Air America pilots – 11/18/2007

FSU’S tough love gets results – 11/25/2007

Picking a president isn’t a game show – 11/28/2007

A missing piece of peace – 12/2/2007

Where life has no value, pain follows – 12/5/2007 

Religion’s poisonous history – 12/9/2007

Needling a ‘compass’ – 12/13/2007 

For children, books make the best gift – 12/16/2007

In London, lesson on love for the family – 12/30/2007

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