Category Archives: Community

Apr 62021

MLK Day of Service

On January 18th community volunteers joined the Freedmen’s Town Preservation Coalition in observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a day of service. They take the day to acknowledge Dr. King and honor his life in a way that matters to the community. By bringing together community members of all ages to clean up and […]

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Jul 102020

Justice in Policing Act of 2020, Which Incorporates the George Floyd Law Enforcement Trust And Integrity Act of 2020 and the End Racial Profiling

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas Joins Congressional Black Caucus in Announcing the Justice in Policing Act of 2020, Which Incorporates the George Floyd Law Enforcement Trust And Integrity Act of 2020 and the End Racial Profiling Act to Usher in Systemic Changes in Policing Practices Across the United States Jackson Lee: “Black Lives Matter.” […]

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Jul 102020

Citizens and Police Interaction – The Next Step

Commentary By Clarence Bradford I have spoken and written about “Citizens and Police Interaction – The Next Necessary Step!” As chaos and destruction have captured Minneapolis, and other American cities; again I will sound the alarm and make a sound recommendation regarding how to start amending the disconnect between police and neighborhood residents. Many residents […]

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Jul 92020

America in Crisis: “I Can’t Breathe”; George Floyd’s Dying Words

By Thelma H. Johnson, Houston Sun Correspondent It has been 21 days, 504 hours, 30,240 minutes since millions of protesters across the United States and around the world took to the streets seeking justice after witnessing the killing of George Floyd, a black man in police custody, by four Minneapolis policemen. On May 25, 2020, […]

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