Stepping on Kaepernick

The Man Cave, a cigar lounge in League City, TX decided to exercise their 2nd amendment rights as a rebuttal to Colin Kaepernick's protest...

Five Reasons Dallas’ John Wiley Price is NOT Guilty

By : Dewayne Charleston PRAIRIE VIEW - I know Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, well sorta. As a student at North Texas State University...

Do Black Lives REALLY Matter?

In this day of the internet and the proliferation of voluminous information that is accessible to each of us at the touch of a...

50 Years After Selma to Montgomery March

United We Dream Honors Courageous Freedom Fighters of Yesterday and Today: WASHINGTON, D.C. - It was 50 years ago tomorrow when hundreds of courageous individuals...

Before I lay it down: “Imitation of Life…”

How can parents go years without talking to their kids? How can children find/contact those parents to get things right? For those of you...

“When failing to signal properly could cost you yo life…” #SandraSpeaks

 Loyal Readers of African-American News&Issues, please allow us to address an issue and correct it. We would like to apologize to Dan Freeman and...

Remembering the Fallen on Memorial Day

On May 25th, the people of our nation will pause to commemorate fallen members of the military, as we celebrate Memorial Day, a time...

ADDRESSING POLITICAL ISSUES WITH EMOTIONALISM WILL NEVER WORK

Although I do not claim to be a life coach I do know through experience that when we attempt to solve problems with ill-conceived...

Dumb It Down: The Triumph of Ignorance

Southern plantation owners greatly feared two things when enslaved Africans were emancipated: (a) financial ruin (b) the obliteration of a Southern culture that their...

‘I’m Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired’ of This White Educational Curriculum

Although I rarely need a reminder that the struggle to educate African-American children regarding their ancestors’ history is a worthwhile endeavor, there are moments...