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Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at USDA Announces Funding for Land-Grant Universities

By: Erica Ponder PRAIRIE VIEW - The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Dr. Joe Leonard, Jr., made an announcement...

Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at USDA Announces Funding for Land-Grant Universities

By: Erica Ponder PRAIRIE VIEW - The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Dr. Joe Leonard, Jr., made an announcement...

A Courageous FBI Director

James Comey, the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, recently said that a healthy dialogue concerning the issues of race and policing was...

Texas Round Up

AUSTIN - For most Americans, Texas conjures images of gun-toting vaqueros, cowboys wielding six-shooters and epic battles over independence and secession. Gun manufacturers Colt,...

Texas Round Up

AUSTIN - The Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce received the 2014 Community Partnership Award from the Office of the President and the Division...

PVAMU Campus’ Cemetery in Dispute Over Ownership

Campus Cemetery in Dispute All across Waller County, and in fact around the state, sit abandoned cemeteries containing the remains of African-Americans who where denied...

Protestors will be Prosecuted

By: DeWayne Charleston As thousands of peaceful protestors converged on cities across America demanding criminal justice and grand jury reforms, protestors in Houston converged on...

Texas Round Up

AUSTIN - David Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will present “Black Nativity”on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 7:00p.m. in the Don T. Hayes Theatre at...

Texas Round-Up: What’s Happenin’ Around Texas?

AUSTIN - The University of Texas at Austin will offer the course, “Beyoncé Feminism, Rihanna Womanism” to undergraduate students next spring. The course will...

Texas Round-Up: What’s Happenin’ around Texas?

AUSTIN - It’s a critically important time for more than three-million people across the Lone Star State, as the annual open enrollment for Medicare...