Irvin Ashford, Jr. Named Comerica’s National Director of Financial Literacy

DALLAS/July 27, 2016 – Comerica Senior Vice President Irvin Ashford, Jr. has been named National Director of Financial Literacy. In addition to his new responsibilities, Ashford will continue his role in managing community development and external affairs for Texas, Arizona and Florida. Ashford will report to Wendy Bridges, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Executive…

CLOSING PROGRAMS OF THE ABOLITIONISTS AND AS SMALL AS A GIANT/BLACK LIVES MATTER EXHIBITIONS

  Houston, Texas  – The Houston Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC) announces the final month of the popular The Abolitionists: Different Eyes Seeing the Same Reality and As Small As A Giant/Black Lives Matter exhibitions, both closing January 30, 2016.  Closing programs of the exhibitions include the January 16, 2:00 pm talk at HMAAC…

A Heritage of White Hate & an Absence of Black Power

The great comedian Paul Mooney once related that the reason that Race is such a problem in America is because ‘whites used to own us. And we got away.’ According to Mooney, whites have neither forgotten nor ceased an unquenchable desire for us to return under their control. Mooney relates that this is what whites…