Calling on Leaders to Repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’

Rev. Al Sharpton  President, National Action Network Ever since the verdict in the Michael Dunn so-called 'loud music' trial was announced, many parents have asked me what they...

You, The Law and Your Rights During Police Inventory Searches

by Judge Warren Fitzgerald The objective  of this series of articles is to enable its reader to learn the basic laws, rights and rules of...

Houston Sit-In Commemoration is Reminder that the Struggle Continues

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues It was 1960. Blacks said enough was enough and that level of frustration led to the first Houston Sit-In 54...

Inequality is the Issue! Rev. Al Sharpton at Houston Community College Black History Scholarship...

Cover Story by:Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON- The future of the Civil Rights Movement depends on African-Americans sensing the urgency of linking Black history to modern...

Jasper’s first black police chief lands record breaking settlement of $831,000

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”-Martin Luther King, Jr. After wrongfully terminating...

4 Ways to Reduce Youth Unemployment

Crossposted from the U.S. Chamber Foundation's Center for Education and Workforce blog. Even though the number of young people with a postsecondary credential or college...

Visions Inspired by a Day at the Ranch

“Youth Learn Values & Key Principles About Land and Animals” Cover Story & Photos By: Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues WALLER COUNTY- Preparing men of color for life and...

Candidates Share Visions For African-American Community

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Photo Credit: Roger Jackson Candidates stepped up for the final campaign push before early voting begins hoping to get their point...

Cowtown Racism~ Friction Black-Eye to Fort Worth Police & Police Chief

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues I will respectfully serve the citizens of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Police Department. I will dedicate myself to...

Dallas “Mad Men” Give New City Manager “Presidential Salary”

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues “Today, women make up about half our workforce. But they still make 77 cents for every dollar a man...