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The TWENTY-FOURTH UNITED STATES INFANTRY played a significant role in protecting American freedom and history, but their “Thank You” from Houston was disrespected like...

Pastor William A. Lawson

Daisha M. Bennet   Pastor Lawson is a native of St.Louis, Mo. He then moved to Kansas, City. In Kansas is where Pastor Lawson graduated from...

BPCCA Black Heritage Day

Rodeo Draws on Rich Black Cowboy Past & Traditions; Ropes Dollars for Young Scholars Future By: Darwin Campbell “Well it's bulls and blood It's dust and mud It's...

I got it – Sense Ain’t Common!

Samuel Taylor Coleridge once said that, “Common sense is an uncommon degree in what the world calls wisdom.” I agree with him in this...

Elaine Brown former Chairwoman of The Black Panther Party Speaks in Houston

On Saturday, February 11, 2017 Elaine Brown will deliver the keynote address at the Shrine of The Black Madonna 5317 Martin Luther King Blvd...

A Political look at Texas Black History

Dr. Carter G. Woodson, the Harvard trained historian who brilliantly birthed the idea that led to the celebration of Black History month, believed that...

DID YOU KNOW: Freedmen’s Savings and Trust Company (1865-1874)

One of the First Black Banks The Freedmen’s Savings and Trust Company, commonly referred to as The Freedmen’s Bank, was incorporated on March 3, 1865. ...

Back to the Basics With Women: “Remembering Where We Come From”

By Rebecca S. Jones Blessedness, strength and independence in the Black woman did not just begin in the formation of the United States of America....

Pastor William A. Lawson

Daisha M. Bennet   Pastor Lawson is a native of St.Louis, Mo. He then moved to Kansas, City. In Kansas is where Pastor Lawson graduated from...

What We Can Learn from Our Past About Black Contributions

I have learned while living this life on Earth that so much of it is based upon things that happen on an annual basis,...