The University of Texas in Austin ordered work crews to remove four Confederate statues from the campus overnight. University President Greg Fenves gave the order, saying the statues of Robert E. Leeand others were “symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism. The school blocked off the area so the very small group of protesters were kept away. After […]

A bill that calls for fining men for masturbating and making them go to counseling before getting a prescription for Viagra has been introduced by a Texas state representative. Introduced by Democratic state Representative Jessica Farrar, the bill calls for a $100 penalty for “masturbatory emissions” that occur outside of a hospital or a women’s […]

Ernest Walker, 47, visited Chili’s on Friday, decked in Army fatigues and accompanied by his service dog named “Barack” to celebrate Veterans Day.   AChili’s Bar & Grill in Dallas, Texas, apologized after refusing to give a Black veteran a free meal in celebration of Veteran’s Day, The Dallas Morning News reports. Ernest Walker, a […]

Officer Matthew Luckhurst’s lawyer said that even though his client bragged about the act to his colleagues, it never really happened.   ASan Antonio, Texas police officer has been fired after putting fecal matter between two pieces of bread and feeding it to a homeless person. According to, San Antonio City Council members were briefed about […] Son of Alton Sterling speaks out “come together as one united family”.

The decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt means a lower court's decision to uphold the law has been reversed.

According to reports, the two girls were already shot by the time officers arrived.

Dyer first broke onto the scene in 1976 with his wildly successful book, Your Erroneous Zone, and is leaving behind millions of fans.

In an attempt to dispel speculation that Sandra Bland’s mugshot was taken on the floor of her jail cell by police after she had already…

Also in today's round-up, Afghan officials meet with the Taliban for possible peace talks and the SC House of Representatives presides over the Confederate flag.

After returning from a refreshing and awesome spring break vacation, a Black female student at Texas A&M Corpus Christi University was greeted by racial slurs…

Another day, another Black man’s life senselessly lost. Jason Harrison was shot three times in front of the Dallas home he lived in with his…