On Tuesday, we exercised our right to vote and selected those we want to represent us. In spite of the voter ID law, we still had an opportunity to vote and have our voice heard.
While speaking to reporters regarding his resignation from the Justice Department, Attorney General Eric Holder, who became the nation’s 82nd attorney general in February of 2009, said that he would continue to participate in the national debate on social and ...
Adrian Peterson made his first court appearance last week. It is now widely known that he was indicted for behavior that not only is not a crime in Texas, it is specifically protected.
Residents of the city of Dallas will have an opportunity to vote to increase the compensation for the mayor and council members during this election period.
When I think of Africa, I think of a continent where civilization began, an enormous land-mass filled with ancient civilizations, rich cultures and sandy beaches
It is an irrefutable fact those who seek to disenfranchise and abrogate our liberties and attainments, our political victories and strides are well-organized and steadfast.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in his “Give Us the Ballot” address at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom in Washington, D.C. on May 17, 1957, urged the president of the United States and U.S. Congress to ensure voting rights for ...
I know first-hand the power of public education. I grew up facing a number of the same challenges our students do
WeVote, a program under Vision Team, a nonprofit non-partisan organization, has partnered with Young People For, a program of People for the American Way Foundation, to use “Arrive with 5” to increase voter turnout at the midterm election on Nov. ...
This Monday begins early voting for the November election. On the ballot will be statewide candidates from governor to railroad commissioner.
The rule of law is the legal principle that law should govern a nation, and not arbitrary decisions by individual government officials.
Over 140 low-income families throughout the Dallas Metroplex received garden kits through the Family Garden Demonstration Project on Sept. 13.
In a recent conversation with an elementary school teacher in Dallas Independent School District, he shared information about the students in his school that is located in east Oak Cliff.
WeVote is an initiative to get more people to the polls in Dallas County for the Nov. 4 midterm election.
Has the African American community become so loyal to the Democratic Party that politicians the likes of David Alameel and the Texas candidate for the governor’s office, Wendy Davis, feel they no longer need to work to earn our vote