21 Years & Still Going: Behind the Scenes with Shirley Ann and Roy Douglas Malonson, Publishers along with the team of African-American News&Issues

HOUSTON – There is a great African proverb that states, “Every great journey begins with one step.” There is quite possibly no better description for African-American News&Issues, the news periodical that you are currently holding in your hands. The storied journey that I am alluding to sprouted from the minds of Roy Douglas & Shirley…

Worth of the Black Life

[dropcap font=”0″]W[/dropcap].E.B. Dubois stated many years ago that,     “Some day the Awakening will come, when the pent-up vigor of ten million souls shall sweep irresistibly toward the Goal, out of the Valley of the Shadow of Death, where all that makes life worth living–Liberty, Justice, and Right–is marked ?For White People Only?.”  …

Letter From the Editor

Seldom does one get a second chance in life, in a way that offers greater opportunities than that which was once had. I am beginning to believe I am of such makings. I have always enjoyed writing about politics, and I have sampled with writing on “religion”, sports, and entertainment. And then my career, if…

Freedom Fighter “Agitation” is Good for America

We MUST Understand By Roy Douglas Malonson, Chairman What would America be like without “agitators” or “outsiders”? They have played a vital and significant role in influencing changes in public policy and shaping the political fabric and atmosphere in these United States. Something that caught my attention recently was the statements of Jasper Police Chief Robert MacDonald…

Acres Home Chamber for Business and Economic Development Monthly Networking Luncheon

HOUSTON–  Recently, the Acres Home Chamber for Business and Economic Development Inc. held its Monthly Business Networking Luncheon, located at 6112 Wheatley Street, 77091. Chairman Roy Douglas Malonson greeted attendees with jokes and hearty one-liners that set the tone for the great food and raffles. The drawing was full of fun as attendees and tables…