The “Mexican” and the “Mis-Educated Negro”

  Because African-American News&Issues is a publication that thrives off of reporting and addressing current and historical realities affecting our communities; I chose to highlight issues that are often overlooked in our community, but have existed to weaken our communities as well. Firstly, I have to state that I have absolutely no problem whatsoever with…

Buck Against Bullying Gala

Dear Prospective Ambassador/Donor:: The Artist TEEBO JoinOne Anti-Bullying Organization is a Non-Profit 501( c) (3) Organization Founded in 2012.  With a commitment to promote a sense of self-confidence, individuality and protect those susceptible to insults, harassment, and attacks by their peers through music, dance, sports, theatre arts and education thereby enabling children to live a…

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…

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…