WE Need to Get Our Act Together! 

I often place emphasis on the fact that there is just something about this Blackness that is seriously misunderstood. There has been a national...

But… He is Still the President!

  Richard Nixon, the 37th Presid ent of the United States of America, once made a statement that I just can’t say that I agree with....

Solving our Flooding Problem

By Mayor Sylvester Turner It’s a brand new year and there is a whole new list of things to get done at Houston City Hall. ...

Be Careful What You Ask For… President Trump

            President Lyndon B. Johnson, the 36th leader of this country once made reference to a thought that is very true in nature. In...

Now WE Are About to Lose the Black Church!

It is because African-American News&Issues is a publication that has thrived for over 20 years as a platform that highlights and addresses both current...

State Rep. Johnson’s Agenda for District 139

By State Rep. Jarvis Johnson Jarvis Johnson was sworn in surrounded by family and friends January 10 to succeed Mayor Sylvester Turner as House District...

Understanding the Law: Will Contest

When a person passes away, with a will, the first order of business is to probate the will in probate court in order to...

Respect The Principles of Black Press

It was interesting to hear Actress Meryl Streeps make comments at the Golden Globe Award defending the press. After talking and making remarks about the...

The Real Meaning of Justice

Across the ages, many wise men have uttered, spoken and written words about Justice. It has been defined by many of the greatest minds...

Afram’s 2016 in Review

By Darwin Campbell 1. Police Shootings 2016 was a year of high profile police-involved shootings where both the police and the community lost loved ones, suffered...