Bartender Ernest R. McClure shares insights about our Black Past and Future

Cover Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Lackland AFB Icon Shares Insights About Our Black Past and Future For 58 years, Lackland Air Force Base icon Ernest...

Congresswoman Jackson Lee to HISD: Count The Costs Before Closing Any Houston Schools

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Three schools may be off the closure list, but the fact that two schools are still remain on the Houston...

Minority Voices, Input and Participation being “Left Behind” in Public Education

Story by : Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues African-Americans is not the “state of schools” in Houston, Dallas or points west, but what is the real state of...

Friends of Free Speech Fought Vote Telling Citizens~ “You are not welcome at City...

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom...

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...