The Need for Community Policing

 By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson [dropcap font=”0″]T[/dropcap]he unnecessary barriers between police departments and minority communities in our country are growing at alarming rates.  Consequently, some neighborhoods endure constant tensions that threaten their stability, their safety and their humanity. The societal conditions that result in minority youth being shot dead by law enforcement officers on the…

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…

19th Anniversary Edition: There’s A New Sheriff In Town! Serving notice to Leaders to step up or get out of the way!”

By: Darwin Campbell  “The people must know before they can act, and there is no Educator to compare with the (Black) Press” – Ida B . Wells. As the African-American News&Issues celebrates 19 years of circulation in newsstands, churches, barbershops, businesses, homes and many other places across Texas, the newspaper’s mission to provide the best news coverage addressing current and historical…