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Dear Editor:.

August 25, 2016 Dear Editor: Request the following response to your Aug 24-30, 2016 Edition Front Page Article: Right or Wrong? Houston NAACP Ignores Impending Threat by Jeffrey L. Boney, Associate Editor is printed in an appropriate edition of the Housto ...

How Much Do Black Children’s Lives Matter?.

By: Marian Wright Edelman Four little girls were changing into choir robes and chatting in a church restroom preparing for the Youth Sunday services at 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. on September 15, 1963. At 10:22 a.m., a bomb previously ...

Too Many Lives Lost.

By: Mayor Sylvester Turner I’ve been unable to sleep. Too many lives have been taken, too many families destroyed. This is a difficult time in our nation’s history. There is pain, hurt and anger all around. Though the recent shootings did not take pla ...

When Will All Lives Matter?.

By: E. Faye Williams No one in her or his right mind would expect to leave home and not return alive. Those engaged in warfare and in other special circumstances may contradict this; but, under normal conditions, people expect to return home in the same o ...