Domestic Violence Focus Gives Birth to “Candace Way Out”

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Houston - Church leaders, civic leaders and a Congresswoman wrapped loving arms around a family  of Candace Williams stricken with...

If White Folks Democracy is at Stake, then What Chance do WE have?

Over the course of the last week, I sat wondering just who I wanted to compare the actions’ of our current president to. While...

Trump Wants to Testify: The Place is the House Judiciary Committee Now

Jackson Lee: “The House Judiciary Committee is the only entity that has the power to address the inappropriate behavior of the President of the...

Friends of Free Speech Fought Vote Telling Citizens~ “You are not welcome at City...

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom...

Fisher v. University of Texas

Congressman Al Green Reacts to the Supreme Court Decision in Fisher v. University of Texas (Washington, DC)—On Thursday, June 23, 2016, Congressman Al Green (TX-09)...

Low-Income Texans To Enroll in State Electricity Discount Program

By Honorable Sylvester Turner, TX 139th Dist.  State Representative Sylvester Turner (D-Houston) today urged qualified low-income Texans to enroll in LITE-UP Texas, a program authorized by the...

FIRE IN THE HOLE!!

Smoke Brewing in Strained Relationship Between Mayor Sylvester Turner and Houston City Firefighters HOUSTON-It appears that the relationship between Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and city...

And Justice for Whom?

African-Americans Seek District Attorney Sensitive to People and Community and Who Can Repair Scars left by Police Shootings/Brutality/Abuses Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable......

Harming the weak at Christmas

By: Eddie Bernice Johnson Recently, Congress passed a tough budget agreement that set the funding levels of government for the next two years.  This agreement...

Arican-American News&Issues endorses Jew Don Boney for City Controller

Why I am a Candidate for Houston City By: Jew Don Boney Most Houstonians know I have been a public servant my entire adult life...