The Eagles’ locker room was a dejected place when Sunday turned into Monday and the players started to realize the stunning reality of a 27-20 loss to the rival Dallas Cowboys. What pained and perplexed them even more was that they have felt that way too often during a season in danger of escaping them. […]
Racist fliers on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, urge White women to refrain from dating Black men.
Reverend Dr. Michael Waters, founder and senior pastor of Joy Tabernacle AME Chuch in Dallas, Texas, is also a professor, author, community activist, and social commentator. He talks to Erica Campbell and GRIFF about his work in the Dallas community after the tragedy of the police shootings occurred in July. He talks about his role […]
Slain Baton Rouge Police Officer Montrell Jackson is remembered as a kind man who was troubled by the wave of violence. He crystallized what it's like being a Black police officer in these times.
The parents of gunman responsible for the killing of five Dallas police officers, Micah Xavier Johnson, have broken their silence and spoken out. In an interview with conservative pundit Glenn Beck’s website, The Blaze, the killer’s parents detailed how their son’s behavior changed after he was discharged from the U.S. Army in 2015. Delphine Johnson, […]
President Obama is slated to visit Dallas on Tuesday and pay homage to the five police officers who died following a protest last week. The president was invited by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings to speak at an interfaith memorial ceremony. According to the White House, President Obama will also meet with the families of the […]
Kirk Franklin checked in on “Get Up! Mornings With Erica Campbell” and spoke about the painful times in Baltimore, Minnesota, Baton Rouge and many others. In this exclusive interview, Franklin said, “We can’t legislate morality and that we don’t have the power to let policy transform the hearts of people.” He also mentioned that people need to have […]
(Silver Spring, MD – July 8, 2016) – Radio One, Inc. is deeply saddened and troubled by the recent events in our country. There is no doubt, this is a critical moment in our history. From Baton Rouge, LA and Minneapolis, MN to Dallas, TX, the outcry of Black people is reverberating throughout this country. […]
Bishop T.D. Jakes, whose world renowned church The Potter’s House is based in Dallas, Texas, was one of the many speakers at Friday’s vigil in honor of the five slain officers. Delivering a powerful speech, Jakes’s words resonated with the crowd as he ended his speech with a prayer: ” Today is a very solemn […]