There Was NO Racism until Obama Became President!

Colin Powell once said, “There’s also a dark — a dark vein of intolerance in some parts of the party. What do I...

“When A Woman Whups Yo Ass…” Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned…

  No one hardly remembers the name of Mary Woodson; she was practically an unknown prior to committing a heinous crime that would have people...

“Let’s Stop Kicking Kids out Of School for the Stupid ISH They Do…”

Prairie View A&M student and soccer player, , went to social media and posted a picture of herself in "blackface" accompanied with the caption...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR:

SUBMITTED BY: P.A.S. In recent days a political candidate posed this question to the African American community in asking for our support of his Presidential...

Ain’t That A Mother For Ya? Part 3

(Black Leadership in the Community) Kerry Washington once said, “The breakdown of the Black community, in order to maintain slavery, began with the breakdown...

AIN’T THAT A REAL MOTHER FOR YA Part 2

  “Majorities, as such, afford no guarantees for justice. They are men of the same nature as minorities. They have the same passions for fame,...

“Should HBCUs Continue To Sing the “Star Spangled Banner”

I pride myself of being a pretty good history teacher since I first set foot in a classroom some 13 years ago. I was...

Before I Lay It Down: “The Labor Day Classic Is A HBCU Family Affair…”

“Construction, Texas” otherwise known as Highway 290, was bumper-to-bumper last Sunday as thousands of HBCU cousins headed towards that great metropolis of Prairie View...

Ain’t that a Real Mother For Ya?

Part 1 Because African-American News&Issues is a publication that has thrived off of addressing and reporting both current and historical realities that affect our communities...

“Kaepernick Sat Down So That We Could Stand Up…”

“No refuge could save the hireling and slave, From the terror of flight or the gloom of the grave.  And the star-spangled banner in triumph doth...