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v11_politicians_hear_from_you_articleAll across the African-American communities of Houston, registered voters and those that have become jaded by the process of voting altogether, are crying out for those seeking elected office to reach out to them and help them better understand how these elected officials impact the average citizen on a daily basis.

v10_SJL_lee_holder_articleAn attack on the right to vote is under way across the country through laws designed to make it more difficult to cast a ballot. While couched in terms of voter fraud, these laws will actually have their greatest impact by limiting participation of African Americans, Latinos and the young.

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As a city, Houston is one of the most progressive and culturally diverse cities in the nation. It is one of the primary reasons that people, especially families, choose to leave their current city or country and become a Houston resident.

There are so many hidden treasures that Houston has to offer, that you could spend nearly a year trying to uncover them.  

v9_papparazziYou ever notice how people are quick to spread bad news about other people and things, more than they are quick to spread good news? Why is that actually? 

Is it something on the inside of human beings that love to hear gossip and spread gossip about other people? 


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A preschooler in North Carolina was forced to eat chicken nuggets because someone at the school determined the lunch her mother packed her wasn’t healthy enough and sent it back home. The lunch contained a turkey and cheese sandwich, banana, potato chips, and apple juice, but for the inspector on hand that day, it didn’t meet the healthy requirements.

v8_haabse_joint_ventureThe Houston Area Alliance Of Black School Educators Celebrates The Organizations’ 25th Anniversary

 

The Contribution, Named The Larry Marshall Living Legend Award, was Recently Presented at the 2012 Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony by Darryl King.

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v8_lee_holder_houstonThis historic visit was held at the Historic Phyllis Wheatley High School

Attorney General Eric Holder visited Houston students and community leaders on Feb. 13. as a guest of Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee. During his visit, the Attorney General met with local Pastors, Law Enforcement officials, Wheatley students and alumni and students from Barbara Jordan High School to address local crime issues, voter ID laws, human trafficking, and to honor Barbara Jordan.

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