Is the Electoral College a Threat to American Democracy?

The dictionary definition of Democracy is, “government that is run by the people who live under it”. The United States is a democracy.  Since...

One Step Forward For Voting Rights

Ruling Clips Texas Republican Gerrymandering Short   Ruling in a voting rights case has Minority and civil rights groups brought mixed and stirring reviews over progress...

The Lost Sport in the Black Community

I love the game of baseball. I played baseball from the age of 4 until I was 17. I stopped playing because I fell...

Experienced Community Activists’ Suggest Solutions for the Recently Displaced Homeless Population

We promised to follow up on the story entitled, “New Proposed Solutions to Combat Homelessness” featured in Elite News One. The plan was to...

Archie Bell, “Mr. Tighten Up Himself

HOUSTON - Recently, African-American News & Issues afforded me the great privilege and opportunity to speak with a musical stalwart of the Houston community....

DID YOU KNOW?: O.P. DeWalt 1890–1931

One of Houston’s Own Made Ultimate Sacrifice for Civil Rights O.P. DeWalt, was a powerful and active civil-rights leader right here in Houston. He was...

Camp Mike T-(NFL PLAYER MICHAEL THOMAS GIVES BACK TO HIS OWN COMMUNITY)

Houston- Paul Stanley stated, “When you’re in a position to have gotten so much, the gift at this point is giving back.” NFL player Michael...

Ann Lane Petry- 1908-1997

Ann Lane Petry’s literacy talent exposed readers to issues of oppression and prejudice facing female black Americans. She was a distinguished novelist and short story...

JUNETEENTH AROUND TEXAS

Stirs Celebrations of History, Culture, Self Determination and Highlights Need for New UHURU “To embrace the ideas of Malcolm X is to embrace the ideas...