Community – Youth – Law Enforcement

Texas State Representative Jarvis Johnson’s Symposium Austin – Tuesday, November 15, 2016, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Acres Home Chamber of Commerce at 6112 Wheatley, Houston, Texas 77091 he will present a SYMPOSIUM regarding the lack of understanding of the Black Community and Distrust of the Police Departments in the Black Community.…

And Justice for Whom?

African-Americans Seek District Attorney Sensitive to People and Community and Who Can Repair Scars left by Police Shootings/Brutality/Abuses Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.- Martin Luther King, Jr. By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues…

“Could Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Be Responsible for The Deaths of OUR Police at The Hands of OUR Veterans?”

I’m not an authority on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, therefore, I have done extensive research over its causes and treatments prior to pinning this article.  It’s important to us at African American News&Issues that our stories are accurate and our opinions are fair.  Especially, when it comes to how PTSD could have played a role…

We are Still in Slavery!

Previously I sat and listened to a message that made plenty of sense about what is mainly happening in the Black communities. However, you will never understand unless you know your History! You have to know the history of the police and the root of where it began and then you will understand why things…