Gov. Perry Deploys Texas National Guard Troops to Border

Austin- Gov. Rick Perry directed Texas Adjutant General John Nichols to immediately begin preparations for the deployment of up to...

Texas Mourns Passing of Prominent, Distinguished Educator Dr. Evelyn E. Thornton

Houston- Dr. Evelyn E. Thornton, prominent educator, died suddenly on Tuesday, July 15th in Houston. Dr. Thornton was a distinguished...

“Police Do It Again” – Rev. Sharpton Calls For Justice In ERIC GARNER CASE

     New York, NY- Rev. Al Sharpton is calling on faith based leaders to come together to demand justice for the family of Eric Garner.  He will preach...

Community Movement Supports Ousted Superintendent and Seeks to “Throw out the Bums” on the...

by Darwin Campbell, African American News&Issues Fort Worth- Promoting unity as their strength, freedom fighters, community leaders...

Person of Interest Sought in Sex Assault of 63 year-old woman

Houston- Investigators with the Harris County Sheriff's Office's Special Victims Unit, and Crime Stoppers, need the...

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Speaks on “Thoughtfulness in the Midst of Crisis”

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Dallas- We are in the midst of a humanitarian crisis that has...

Vanity Plate Ruling Raises Greater Issue of Rebirth of White Supremacy in America

Darwin Campbell, African American News&Issues Houston- Texas officials cannot block the sale of a vanity license plate that features an image of the Confederate battle...

Commissioner Mike Williams names Beaumont ISD Board of Managers

Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Austin- Commissioner of Education Michael Williams today announced his appointments to a seven-member board of managers for...

STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA ON IMMIGRATION

 *Footnote: With many mainstream media organizations not respecting President Barack Obama and his statements on the immigration issue, African-American News&Issues...