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No Charges For Texas Cops Who Paraded Black Man Through The...

AFRICANGLOBE - The two white police officers who led a handcuffed man by a rope from horseback will not face criminal charges over the incident, it has emerged. Images of the August 3 arrest in Galveston, Texas of Donald Neely, a 43-year-old man who relatives say is mentally ill, triggered widespread outrage after they were published. Many of the online commentariat said it evoked images of slavery and racism in the US.

Video Shows Texas Race Soldier MURDERING Unarmed PREGNANT Black Woman

AFRICANGLOBE - A tragedy unfolded Monday night in Houston, Texas when a Baytown race soldier approached a woman, identified by her family as 44-year-old Pamela Turner, and killed her. Turner’s last words before she was shot five times by the thug cop were “I’m pregnant.”

Texas Thug Cop Charged With Homicide For Shooting Black Man During...

AFRICANGLOBE - A Texas grand jury indicted a suburban Dallas police officer Wednesday on a charge of criminally negligent homicide for fatally shooting a Black man during a traffic stop last year. The Tarrant County grand jury indicted Arlington Officer Bau Tran eight months after he shot 24-year-old O’Shae Terry in the Dallas suburb.

Texas Man Gets New Hearing After ‘Racist’ Death Sentence

AFRICANGLOBE - The U.S. Supreme Court ordered a new hearing for Black Texas prison inmate Duane Buck Wednesday after he said his rights were violated when jurors wrongfully received word that “he was more likely to be dangerous in the future because he was Black.”

Teen Sues Thug Cop Who Assaulted Her, And The City Of...

AFRICANGLOBE - The Black teenager who was thrown to the ground by a police officer at a pool party in McKinney, Texas is suing the city, police department and former officer Eric Casebolt.

Judge Clears Way For University Of Texas To Remove Jefferson Davis...

AFRICANGLOBE - A Texas judge Thursday denied a request for a temporary restraining order to prevent the University of Texas (UT) at Austin from removing a statue of former Confederate President Jefferson Davis from its campus.

Black Business Owners In Austin Area Outperform State

AFRICANGLOBE - Despite Austin being the country’s only large, fast-growing city with a waning African-American population, businesses owned by Black residents in the greater area appear to be outperforming those in the rest of the state.

Texas Cops Pull Gun, Assault Kids For Being Black At Pool...

AFRICANGLOBE - McKinney Patrol Supervisor Cpl. Eric Casebolt is on leave and an investigation is underway following CBS 11 viewer-submitted footage showing the officer using harsh language and aggressively confronting teenagers at the Craig Ranch North Community Pool in McKinney.

Court Stays Execution Of Texas Inmate

AFRICANGLOBE - Texas' top criminal court has stayed the execution of a death row inmate whose attorneys argue he didn't kill a 19-year-old woman nearly two decades ago. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals issued a stay Monday that halts the March 5 execution of Rodney Reed.

Just Like ISIS White Americans Also Burned People Alive

AFRICANGLOBE - Yes, it was hard to get back to sleep the night we heard the news of the Jordanian pilot’s horrendous end. ISIS be damned! I thought. But with the next breath I could only think that our own barbarians did not have to wait at any gate. They were insiders. Home grown. Godly. Our neighbors, friends, and kin. People like us.

Texas Executes Another Black Man Despite Questions About Lethal Drug

AFRICANGLOBE - Officials in Texas executed a convicted murderer on Wednesday evening, despite arguments raised by the man’s counsel concerning the drug used to kill him. Willie Trottie, 45, was executed in a Huntsville, TX, prison chamber on Wednesday for...

Feeling “Invisible,” Black Residents Flee Austin

Austin, with a population of 885,400, is among the country’s fastest-growing cities, luring residents with its live music scene, technology jobs and laid-back way of life. But the city is struggling to attract and retain African-Americans. Among large, fast-growing cities, Austin is the only one with a shrinking African-American population,

Black Entrepreneurs See Big Hurdles To Success

The priorities of entrepreneurs are often more fundamental, the urgency is often greater, and the opportunities differ based on the lens through which a business owner sees the world.

Black-Owned Businesses Are On The Rise In Texas

AFRICANGLOBE - Black-owned businesses are growing fast in Texas—but they tend to be smaller than average, and Black entrepreneurs face significant economic challenges, according to a new report from UT’s Bureau of Business Research.

White Privilege: Texas Teen Given Probation After Killing Four People

AFRICANGLOBE - A decision by a Texas judge this week to give an affluent White teenager probation after he killed four people and injured nine altogether while driving drunk has sparked a backlash and complaints of a miscarriage of justice.

Black Students At University Of Texas Attacked By Epidemic Of ‘Bleach...

AFRICANGLOBE - On Wednesday, University of Texas student Bryan Davis, who is African American, was struck by a bleach-filled balloon (bleach bombs) while he was walking to visit a friend in a neighborhood populated by UT students.