Lasting Words Live Forever

Legendary Herb Kent Passes; Life Leaves Immortal Example “We needed a black talk-radio station, because they got into all kinds of things. Race riots, racism, food stamps, poverty, civil rights — from a black point of view, which we never had before. Just absolutely phenomenal. Because the white radio stations never gave us that much…

Commemorating ‘Bloody Sunday’:

How Bi-Partisanship will Undoubtedly Mar an Honorable Moment On the cusp of the 50th Anniversary of the recently popularized ‘Bloody Sunday’ a ‘who’s who’ of American politics plans to descend upon Selma, Alabama. They plan to commemorate the day that African-American Civil Rights activists were beaten Alabama law enforcement officers as they attempted to cross…

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Relates and Preaches Accountability on Ferguson Watch

Editor’s Note: The following are remarks the Attorney General made in his official visit to Ferguson Missouri. His comments are enclosed so that African-American News&Issues readers will get the gist of how this African-American leader is handling the situation without news media filters and opinions. Remarks to Students at Florissant Community College Ferguson- “The eyes…

Dr. Virgil A. Wood: Civil Rights Giant Still On the Battlefield

Cover Story By:Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Photo :WILSHIRE BOULEVARD TEMPLE HOUSTON-Looking at the nightmare facing Black America and the bleak future without intervention for the community, the call has come from the old guard of the Civil Rights Movement for a new Black Think Tank in Houston to help escape the spiraling whirlpool that threatens to…

The Call for “Great Awakening”: Bishop Warns a Titanic “Cruise ship” Mindset is Sinking Our Future and Destroying the Race

Cover Story & Inside Photos By: Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues HOUSTON-Like the prophets Jeremiah, Ezekiel and Daniel and John the Baptist,  Bishop James Dixon spoke as one crying in the wilderness to a people lost and wandering as sheep without a shepherd. “We are a family and today the Black community must be clear about…