In Recognition of Ernie Banks

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor the life of baseball legend and Hall of Famer, Ernie Banks, who passed away recently at the...

Civil Rights Martyrs

  Source: Southern Poverty Law Center Civil Rights Movement

Mt. Hebron M.B.C. hosts Annual Black History Program

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON - Recently, the Mount Hebron Missionary Baptist Church (under the leadership of Pastor Max A. Miller, Jr.) held its Annual...

Emmett Till

Submitted By: Sandra Massie Emmett Till was only 14 years old when he was visiting relatives (a great uncle Mose Wright) in Money, Mississippi, on...

Emmett Till

Submitted By: Sandra Massie Emmett Till was only 14 years old when he was visiting relatives (a great uncle Mose Wright) in Money, Mississippi, on...

Back to the Basics with Men: Knowing Where you Come From (Part 2)

By Rebecca S. Jones Masculinity and endurance are two traits that have always been found within the Black male race. The muscles, endurance and ingenuity...

Overcoming Obstacles

Black History Over Time Through the Eyes of Roy Douglas Malonson By: Rebecca S. Jones PRAIRIE VIEW - Recently, Prairie View A&M University held a Black...

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....

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....

The “One-Drop” Rule

Historical Facts Prove That Obama is NOT the First Black POTUS By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON - According to King Solomon, the third king of Israel,...