Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 9 months ago

Method vs. Message: How sports can start a movement

Colin Kaepernick‘s first two “protests” drew scant attention. He sat on the bench, out of uniform, virtually unnoticed. His third got some buzz after a reporter tweeted a picture of the 49ers bench that had nothing to do with the quarterback but c...

Southwest / Texas - 9 months ago

Super Hero Dads Read at the Imani School

Super Hero Dads Read at the Imani School The Imani School Dad’s Club participated in Super Hero Dads Read, where fathers dressed as super heroes read to pre-K thru 2 grade students. Seeing The Black Panther, Incredible Hulk, Thor, Luke Cage,...

Southwest / Texas - 9 months ago

Exhibit opens that honors Sandra Bland

A new museum exhibit honoring Sandra Bland has gone on display in Texas just in time for Black History Month. The Houston Museum of African-American Culture’s exhibit, which opened Saturday, celebrates the life of the woman who was found dead in...

Southwest / Texas - 9 months ago

Bronx teacher under fire for cruel slavery lesson

A white Bronx Middle School teacher created a firestorm after simulating an offensive demonstration, instructing Black students to lie on the floor while she placed her foot on their backs in order to emulate the pain of slavery. The teacher, iden...