The Ugly Face of Race in America

Cover Story & Inside Photo: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON– Even 149 years after the treaty signing at the Appomattox Courthouse between Robert E Lee and Gen. Ulysses Grant ending the U.S. Civil War, America still has issues with race. African-Americans have been in a constant battle for acceptance and equality and fair treatment. The promises of…

NAACP Houston Demands Equity and Accountability for the Education of Minority Students in Houston

HOUSTON-The NAACP Houston Branch on behalf of a broad based community coalition filed an Original Petition for Injunctive Relief and Application for Temporary Restraining Order against Houston Independent School District for violation of the Texas Open Meetings Act.  Plaintiffs, Dr. James Mathew Douglas and Carol Mims Galloway allege that HISD failed to give the public…