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…

Dr. Maya Angelou: Her Legacy Will Never Be Forgotten

                                                                                                                                       Winston-Salem– Civil Rights activist, Poet, author and essayist Dr. Maya Angelou died Wednesday at the age of 86, according to reports in her hometown of Winston-Salem. Dr. Angelou was a remarkable Renaissance woman who is hailed as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author,…