PO-LYNCHED for being BLACK: “We Look Like Bad Dudes???”

Is This The Real Police Perception and Commentary on Black Males By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Journalist If you’re White and you’re wrong, then you’re wrong; if you’re Black and you’re wrong, you’re wrong. People are people. Black, blue, pink, green – God make no rules about color; only society make rules where my people…

ACLU of Oklahoma Calls for Criminal Charges Against Tulsa Police Officers in Murder of Terence Crutcher

OKLAHOMA CITY — In response to the release of two videos depicting the murder of Terence Crutcher (seen here via The Tulsa World website), an unarmed Black Tulsan whose car had broken down, and the launch of DOJ and state investigations, the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma released the following statements: Please attribute to…

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE ALONG WITH MT. ARARAT BAPTIST CHURCH IS HAVING A HEALTH FAIR!

“Health Care is one of the most pressing issues facing this country and the world today. Both your health and wellness are very important so take care of it,” stated Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee WHAT: Wellness & Health Fair where some of the services to be provided are Cardiovascular, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Onsite M.D. Consult…

Lone Star College-North Harris ready to assist ITT Technical Institute students

WHAT: ITT Technical Institute Transition Fair WHEN: Friday, September 9 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. WHERE: Lone Star College-North Harris Student Services Building lobby, 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, Houston, TX 77073. WHO: For current and recent ITT Technical Institute students interested in speaking with a LSC-North Harris advisor regarding registration, articulation, financial aid and…

Prominent Ferguson Activist Darren Seals 29, Found Dead

Darren Seals, prominent Ferguson activist, self described according to his Twitter profile as a “Businessman, Revolutionary, Activist, Unapologetically BLACK, Afrikan in AmeriKKKa, Fighter, Leader,” was found fatally shot in a burning vehicle. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, at approximately 1:50 a.m. on September 6, its Bureau of Crimes Against Persons and Bomb…

THE HOUSTON MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE (HMAAC) ANNOUNCES NEW CEO

HOUSTON, TEXAS – The Houston Museum of African American Culture’s  Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kheli R. Willetts as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2016. The Board’s action comes with the fullest confidence that Willetts will be an excellent steward of HMAAC’s mission and a leader and advocate for…

“2016 Labor Day Revolution Weekend”

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – Marcus Garvey once stated that, “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” Blaxxx Entertainment in connection with Melanoid Vybz understands the importance of members of the African-American community acquiring a neutralized comprehension of the ills that have continued to affect and…