IN THE WORDS OF MINISTER FARRAKHAN

HOW BLACK WOMEN CAN HELP MAKE A BLACK MAN I recently came across an interview of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan that was not only interesting, but also filled with sound advice regarding how African-American women can help African-American men flourish in today’s world. Now I am fully aware that the name Louis Farrakhan…

BPCCA

HUMBLE – For 17 consecutive years, the Black Professional Cowboys and Cowgirls Association (BPCCA) has hosted the Annual Heritage Day Rodeo. Cowboys, cowgirls and people from all walks of life travel far and near to witness and participate in this splendid celebration. Not only is “Heritage Day” a community event, but it embraces and promotes…

#LaughingWhileBlack on the Napa Valley Wine Tour

There is a popular saying that conveys much to African-Americans, or any minority population for that matter, through its relative simplicity. That statement is quite simply, “there are different rules for different people.” Put simply, everyone is not treated the same in America. Frequently, this difference in treatment revolves around racial matters. Considering this peculiar…

“Campus Carry” & “Open Carry” Bills

AUSTIN – Senator Rodney Ellis (D-Houston), Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on State Affairs, released the following statement today regarding the Committee’s hearing on SB 11 and SB 17, the so-called “campus carry” and “open carry” bills: “There are an endless number of more pressing challenges facing this legislature, from investing in and improving…