Posts Tagged: texas

Census: Texas Has Largest Black Population In US

The U.S Census Data published in June reveals that Texas has the largest population of Blacks in the country. Who new? The Lone Star State has been in the top 3 since 2010 but passed the 3.8 million mark in 2017 The cities with the most growth since 2010 was Desoto, Lancaster, Cedar Hill and… Read more »

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Maxine Waters Cancels Events Due to Death Threats

Maxine Waters cancels events due to death threats.  Rep. Maxine Waters stirred up a lot of controversy last week when she called on people to confront Trump administration officials whenever they are out in public. Now she has canceled events in Texas and Alabama because of a “serious death threat” made against her. Waters’ call… Read more »

Black Women Are Running Dallas Law Enforcement!

With yesterday’s appointment of Dallas County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Marian Brown as the interim Sheriff, African-American women now hold the top jobs in Dallas law enforcement. In September Renee Hall became the Dallas Police Chief and in January Faith Johnson became the Dallas County District Attorney. Brown, Hall, and Johnson are the first African-American women… Read more »

Former Presidents Team Up For Hurricane Relief [VIDEO]

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and the anticipation of Hurricane Irma, all five former Presidents of the United States have joined together to form ‘One America Appeal’ to raise money for storm recovery. The new effort was announced by former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Jimmy Carter… Read more »