S.H.A.P.E. Community Center

Built on the Principles of Kwanzaa HOUSTON - The S.H.A.P.E. Community Center has a very admirable mission: To improve the quality of life for people...

Remembering Our Black Veterans 3 Part Video

Remembering Our Veterans pt. 1 Remembering Our Veterans pt. 2 Remembering Our Veterans pt. 3

Racism & Money at Mizzou

Why there was no justice found at Mizzou until the money was threatened One of the most common conversations bantered about among the African-American activist...

First African-American Superintendent for the Harris County Department of Education (HCDE)

by Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON - On November 12 after the Harris County Department of Education’s (HCDE) Board of Trustees voted, James Colbert, Jr. was...

Hanging in Waller County, TX

By: Dan Freeman One of the most astonishing things that one could ever hope to receive is a genuine, meaning unconditional, love and camaraderie. For...

HOUSTON - From his humble and religious beginnings in Amarillo, Derrick Mitchell has evolved into an affluent and distinguished African-American force in the state...

Lisa Fritsch to run for Governor

“This campaign is not about me becoming governor, it’s about me being called to service at this point in time in this critical race.” The...

Marion Montgomery Speaks: Speaker * Life Coach * Start Over...

HOUSTON – “There is a place that you are to fill, that no one else can fill, something you are to do, that no...

MUHAMMAD ALI: HOW HE SHOOK UP THE WORLD & BECAME THE GREATEST OF ALL...

He transcended the sport of boxing, and inspired millions to be bold, resolute, and kind. By Willie D Editor’s note: Willie D is a member of...

Houston Homeless Get Little Respect: “It Should Not Hurt to Be Homeless”

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Cover and Inside Photo Credit: Priscilla Graham In a city where oil industry giants rule and business is booming, it hurts to...