Black America By Christopher C. Herring
This Week's Issue
San Antonio MLK March 2020 Gallery
HUNKER DOWN- 'AS A COMMUNITY OF COLOR, GOING WITHOUT IS NOTHING NEW'
March 24, 2020
6,000 STUDENTS MAY BE IMPACTED BY LACK OF RESOURCES
SAISD SCHOOLS CLOSED INDEFINITELY- HOW TO START HOMESCHOOLING OVERNIGHT
SENIORS NEEDING MEALS OR FOOD BANK COMMODITIES- SEE RESOURCE LIST HERE
March 10, 2020
By:Noble Burrell Parmer, Moussa Temple No. 106
Remembering Mrs. Lucille Inman Boyd During Women's History Month
SAN ANTONIO – (March 5, 2020) During Women’s History Month, it is important...
February 26, 2020
By: Bro. Burrell Parmer, San Antonio Lodge No. 1
Remembering Alex R. Jernigan, an Involved Freemason during Black History Month
He graduated from high school in Shreveport where his father,...
February 12, 2020
By: Mario Marcel Salas
The Cameo Theatre and Black Commerce Street
The Cameo Theatre, located at 1123 E. Commerce, originally served as one of several segregated f...
March 27, 2019
By: Stacy M. Brown, NNPA
(March 24, 2019) - The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) kicked off Black Press Week in Washington, D.C., with a welcome rec...
March 5, 2019
By: Waseem Ali
THE POWER OF ONE
When will you get tired of giving in? A look back at Rosa Parks as we conclude Black History Month
As we conclude another Bl...
February 27, 2019
By: Fernando Rover Jr.
Before the term “ghosting” founds its way amongst the Black dating culture, one Black woman wrote a whole novel about it.
In 1989, then-u...
January 9, 2019
By: Jo Harris
SAN ANTONIO’S FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN CONTRACTOR PASSES AWAY
Walter Rodgers, Jr. passed away on January 2, 2019. Mr. Rodgers was the owner o...
January 2, 2019
By: Wornie Reed, Director of the Race and Social Policy Research Center at Virginia Tech
December 26, 2018 -- As 2018 comes to an end, we close out a 50 year period that began with the tumultuous 1968. This was the year Martin L...
June 20, 2018
By: Representative Eric Johnson, Texas House of Representatives
On June 19, 1865, enslaved African Americans in Texas were informed they were free, more than two years after the signing of the E...