The Importance of Research Funding

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Recently, a group of scientists announced the discovery of a new powerful antibiotic that they say has the potential to...

The Supreme Court must uphold the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, the signature piece of legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama, is being challenged once...

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training,...

The Supreme Court must uphold the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, the signature piece of legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama, is being challenged once...

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training,...

Confronting Autism Spectrum Disorders

April is recognized as National Autism Awareness Month. It is a time set aside to promote the acceptance of Autism and to acknowledge the...

The New Chief in Town

Dr. Cynthia Wilson, the former superintendent of Orangeburg, South Carolina’s Consolidated School District #5, is now the Dallas Independent School District’s new Chief of...

Five Reasons Dallas’ John Wiley Price is NOT Guilty

By : Dewayne Charleston PRAIRIE VIEW - I know Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, well sorta. As a student at North Texas State University...

Paul Quinn College: “New Urban College Model”

President Michael Sorrell announced that beginning in the fall of 2015, the school would be adopting a new student financial structure that will result...

Ms. Lynch must be confirmed as Attorney General

  Loretta Lynch, the president’s nominee to replace Eric Holder as the U.S. Attorney General, is poised to become the first African American woman to...