International Soccer Fest Celebrity Gala

The International Soccer Festival hosted a Celebrity Black Tie Gala at Houston’s Silver Street Studios, on Saturday, December 17th with actors Robert Townsend and...

Mayor Leads Major Street Outreach Initiative to: Houston to reduce homelessness

By: Darwin Campbell “The holidays are a rough time for the homeless, but it’s a year-round problem we have to solve.” - Mike Binder HOUSTON -...

2016: Working Together for Houston

By: Hon, Sylvester Turner It was almost a year ago that I took the oath of office to be your mayor.  My promise was that...

Texas Showdown Over Illegal Immigrants

By: Darwin Campbell “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses  yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of  your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless,  tempest-tossed to me, I lift...

Lawsuit Puts Jail & Bail System on Trial

By: Darwin Campbell HOUSTON, TX – The Civil Rights Corps and the Texas Fair Defense Project have filed suit this week against the City of...

Senator Whitmire: Grade Students to Receive Instruction on Law Enforcement Interaction

By: Doug Clements   Austin, Texas - Senator John Whitmire (D-Houston) announced today that he has filed Senate Bill 273 to require all 9th grade students...

Is Harris County Ripe For Bail Reforms?

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Changes Could Spell Legal Relief & Releases for Hundreds Too Poor to Pay Houston-With sweeping changes over the horizon at the...

Zena Stephens “First African-American” Woman Sheriff in Texas

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Sheriff-Elect Topples Another Historic Political Domino and Blazes Trail for Blacks and Women “Change will not come if we wait for...

Austin’s Loss is Houston’s Gain

BY: DARWIN CAMPBELL, AANI New Police Chief Art Acevedo Brings Fresh Approach to Uniting Houston Police and Community AUSTIN - If there were two words to...