Lupita Nyong’o Demonstrates Black is Indeed Beautiful

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues When 31-year-old Lupita Nyong'o stepped on the stage to receive her award for the best supporting actress at the Oscars for her role in “12 Years A Slave”, it is...

You, The Law and Your Rights During Police Inventory Searches

by Judge Warren Fitzgerald The objective  of this series of articles is to enable its reader to learn the basic laws, rights and rules of conduct one should know to avoid incarceration and reduce the...

Houston Sit-In Commemoration is Reminder that the Struggle Continues

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues It was 1960. Blacks said enough was enough and that level of frustration led to the first Houston Sit-In 54 years ago. The Civil Rights Movement was heating up and students...

Inmate Death Renews Cry for Federal Probe of Harris County Jail

When Kenneth Christopher Lucas was picked up and taken to the Harris County Jail on Feb. 12, he had no idea that he would not be leaving... Alive... After the Harris County Sheriff's In-House Response...

Youth Praise Al Sharpton for Grooming Minds to Believe in Self; Take Control of...

by Darwin Campbell, African-American News and Issues Houston- When Challenge High Seniors Kyle Miller and Mia Delafuente met Civil Rights Activist and Icon Al Sharpton it was a life changing experience they said they would never...

4 Ways to Reduce Youth Unemployment

Crossposted from the U.S. Chamber Foundation's Center for Education and Workforce blog. Even though the number of young people with a postsecondary credential or college degree is on the rise, the same cannot be said...

Promoting the Fight for REAL Justice & Equality

New Black Panther Party for Self Defense sparks new “Civil Rights Movement” Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues Photo By: Kofi Taharka The march for justice is on and the unified call is out for the African-American community to...

Acres Home Residents Call TXDOT to Task and Gets Results

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON- The community had questions and Texas Department of Transportation had few answers to 200 attending a community meeting in the Acres Home community. The meeting was held to...