Street Olympics officials kick off Summer Games

Victor Rojas, 10, and Pene’lope Chevalier, 11, light the Olympic flame at the Harris County Street Olympics kick-off of the Summer Games. Children from Precinct...

Quarterly conversational 2 – Let’s Talk Criminal Justice

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location: Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT) Acres Homes Multi-Service...

Community Town Hall Offers Know Your Rights Training for Families Encountering CPS

On Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 3:00pm a Town Hall Meeting will take place at the SHAPE Community Center 3815 Live Oak Blvd. Houston,...

8th Annual “Smart’n Up” Black Male Summit Prepares Youth for Purpose

By: Lorenzo Tolbert Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.  –Fredrick Douglass   Houston,...

The Fight to Save “Black Austin”

Gentrification Taking Its Toll on Historically Black Neighborhoods and Communities AUSTIN- In his open address to the world, Austin Mayor Steve Adler describes his city...

Tarnished Badges

Trouble Call Turns Ugly Involving 14-year Old Black Girl & Raises Issues of Police Trust “Protecting the Alamo City” is more than just a slogan...

LeDajrick Cox: GONE TOO SOON

Tragedy Sheds Light on Action Needed Immediately To Stop Black-On Black Youth Violence DALLAS- He had dreams of going to college and becoming an engineer. He...

Understanding the Law: Affidavit of Heirship

When a person passes without a Will, they often leave their family and friends in a state of confusion as to how to dispose...

How to Be That Dude

Houston, TX- Born and raised in the streets of Acres Homes, Earnest Eastland has no shame of where he comes from, and he is...