Before I Lay It Down: “Crossing the Burning Sands at Your Own Risk”…...

If you’ve never been on a college campus or known someone who has,  the likelihood of you knowing what fraternities and sororities are do...

But… He is Still the President!

Richard Nixon, the 37th President of the United States of America, once made a statement that I just can’t say that I agree with....

Now WE Are About to Lose the Black Church!

It is because African-American News&Issues is a publication that has thrived for over 20 years as a platform that highlights and addresses both current...

State Rep. Johnson’s Agenda for District 139

By State Rep. Jarvis Johnson Jarvis Johnson was sworn in surrounded by family and friends January 10 to succeed Mayor Sylvester Turner as House District...

Understanding the Law: Will Contest

When a person passes away, with a will, the first order of business is to probate the will in probate court in order to...

The Real Meaning of Justice

Across the ages, many wise men have uttered, spoken and written words about Justice. It has been defined by many of the greatest minds...

Afram’s 2016 in Review

By Darwin Campbell 1. Police Shootings 2016 was a year of high profile police-involved shootings where both the police and the community lost loved ones, suffered...

Black Folks Need to Become Independent

The first president of the United States of America, George Washington once made reference to a thought. In it he expressed that, “A free...

Black Folks: One of the Most Productive and Most Persecuted Races!

Peter Wagner, Executive Director of the Prison Policy Initiative informs that, “Prison gerrymandering gives extra political power to legislators who have prisons in their...

The Property Tax Calendar

By: Roland Atlinger Since we are coming up on the beginning of a new year, I thought this would be a good time to discuss...