Are Black Folks Living in a Police State?

[dropcap color=”#000000″ font=”1″]I[/dropcap] was almost astonished when I read an article by a White evangelical theologian entitled, “Is America Becoming a Police State?” My astonishment was due to the fact that this is a question that I have been asking myself for years considering the ill-treatment and abuse of power and authority that members of…

Black Press Power: True Black Newspapers Have Value in a Caucasian Dominated Media

Story By: Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues Photo Credit: www.wallpaperswala.com “In reality of a White racist America they (cannot) speak to our needs better than they can speak to their own needs. It is not reverse racism to strengthen the Black press. People must speak to their unique needs without fear or cowardice.” – The Honorable Min.…

Houston Leaders Urge Jim Crane to Meet With African-American News&Issues

Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues The front office of the Houston Astros is as quiet as Astros batters at the plate lately when it comes to dealing with the issue of respecting Black Press and the meeting between the African-American News&Issues and Astros Owner Jim Crane.  Some influential community leaders understand the value of the connection…

The Insult Continues: Houston Astros Offer To Send Black “Pinch Hitter” to Meeting Instead of Astros Owner Jim Crane

Is Jim Crane’s Team Listening? The Insult Continues: Houston Astros Offer To Send Black “Pinch Hitter” to Meeting Instead of Astros Owner Jim Crane   Darwin Campbell, Sports Editor, African-American News and Issues HOUSTON-When Houston Astros Owner and businessman Jim Crane ushered in a new era of Astros baseball, some of his main community goals he listed were…