Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

What’s Wrong With Oprah?

Sharing is caring! By: Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher of African-American News & Issues & Author of column series We MUST UnderstandPeople never cease to amaze me with the continued stigmas and unbalances in regards to us Africans living...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

Last chance to cast a ballot before election day

The Early Voting Period for the 2018 March Primary Elections ends today – Friday, March 2nd.  Early voting polling locations will be open from 7 am to 7 pm.  To find the nearest early voting site, voters may visitwww.HarrisVotes.com.   “Voting ear...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

Houston Judge under fire for singling out Black men

A Houston judge is in hot water after he alluded to racial bias in the criminal justice system, saying that young Black male defendants are influenced by “rag-tag organizations like Black Lives Matter.” State Judge Michael McSpadden, who has been...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

OPINION: Was Erik Killmonger right?

OPINION: Erik Killmonger Is the Real MVP of ‘Black Panther’ By Lynette Monroe (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) This commentary contains major spoilers. Marvel’s big screen adaptation of “Black Panther” has surpassed all initial expectations of its de...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

Filmmaker Greg Carter presents new series, ‘5th Ward

Inner City life gets a fresh and entertaining spin thanks to creator/director Greg Carter, who debuts on the Urban Movie Channel with a new episodic titled “5th Ward.” The show is set in a historic black neighborhood in Houston, where three genera...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

Poll: Most Americans say Trump is racist

More than half of Americans, including large majorities of blacks and Hispanics, think President Donald Trump is a racist. More than half think his policies have made things worse for Hispanics and Muslims, and nearly half say they’ve made things...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

The NRA: Gun Control Draft

Sharing is caring! The Standard ViewBy: Billy “Hollywood” Groves who is also the Publisher of Groves Standard NewspaperThe latest school shooting in Florida at Stoneman Douglas high School is the second worst school shooting in American history. ...

Southwest / Texas - 6 months ago

Remembering Dr. Theodore R. Lee, Jr.

March 2, 2016  – March 2, 2018 T.R. Lee, Jr., former President/CEO of the Dallas Post Tribune, dedicated 54 years of his time in order to keep the newspaper, a weekly publication, in circulation for the African American community to read information...