President Challenges Americans to Protect and Preserve Civil Rights Legacy for Future Generations

By Darwin Campbell, African-American News and Issues "Well, What the Hell's the Presidency For?" - Lyndon B. Johnson AUSTIN-The real question is not what America accomplished...

Bill Clinton: Protect Civil Rights and Voting Rights or Risk Losing Voice and Democracy

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues AUSTIN-Like a wise old philosopher, former President Bill Clinton made his appeal for a nation to choose healing and unity over...

Civil Rights Elders: Black Men and Women Commitments to Struggle Based on Heart and...

AUSTIN-Civil Rights elders Georgia Congressman John Lewis, former NAACP Chairman Julian Bond and Former Congressman and U.S. Ambassador Andrew Young  shared their recollections of...

LBJ Summit: Carter Highlights Inequality As Strong Civil Rights Issue in 2014

AUSTIN-Looking back on America's past, Former President Jimmy Carter reminded Americans that in 2014, inequality remains one of the major issues in the country. “We...

Houston Astros- It’s All About Respect!!

The access and credentialing to the true Black Press at Minute Maid Park has become an issue of genuine respect. After the African-American News and...

Plans Set for Jasper Freedom Fighters Caravan and March
 for Alfred Wright

On Monday, April 7th, the family of Alfred Wright, the New Black Panther Party and a host of other supporting organizations,will host a 'National...

Houston Mayor Announces Timeline for Adoption of Human Rights Protections

Houston Mayor Annise Parker used her annual State of the City Address before the Greater Houston Partnership to announce that she will present a...

New Black Panther Party Readies for Jasper Justice Demonstration for Alfred Wright

Until Justice is served, the family of Alfred Wright will not rest. That is why April 7 is  another day the family and the New...

Strong Last Minute Push Underway for Affordable Health Care Enrollment

by Darwin Campbell, African-American News and Issues HOUSTON- With the the enrollment deadline hours away, a last minute push to sign up is underway. District 18...

Harris County Deputy Terminated for Allegedly Trying to Steal Money

HOUSTON, TX – A Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputy has been terminated from his employment after an internal investigation revealed he attempted to steal...