Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead of apparent natural causes Saturday on a luxury resort in West Texas, federal officials said. Scalia, 79, was a guest at the Cibolo Creek Ranch, a resort in the Big Bend region south of Marfa. For more info visit http://m.mysanantonio.com.
By Charlene Crowell Despite consensus by economists that the economic recovery is well underway, many of America’s working poor, under-employed and unemployed people continue to struggle financially. Adding insult to injury, these financially vulnerable households face debt collectors who harass and sue them on incomplete and/or inaccurate information. In many cases, consumers are harassed for […]
By Sen. Royce West Late Tuesday, I received disturbing news from Texas A&M University (TAMU) officials that a group of students from Dallas were subjected to racial epithets while on a campus visit to the university. Sixty junior students from Uplift Hampton Preparatory were approached by white Texas A&M students who made it known that […]
By Julianne Malveaux NNPA News Wire Columnist I am looking forward to November 8, 2016, and to voting for Hilary Rodham Clinton to lead these United States. I am so extremely excited that a woman of character, experience, and discernment can lead our nation. Even as I look forward to the November vote, I am […]
NDG’s View Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, was a day in which history was made at John B. Hood Middle school. This school located in the city of Dallas’ southeast Pleasant Grove area is but one of the 224 educational facilities housed in the Dallas ISD. It is, also, but one throughout the independent district that […]
By Nicole James Scott, NDG Contributing Writer Finding money owed to you with the State Comptroller’s Office previously was as simple as 1-2-3 but as of last September the process has become more difficult. Unclaimed money for years has been a guaranteed way of cashing in on some extra funds for a number of citizens. […]
In 2016, what is the status of Dr. King’s dream? North Dallas Gazette recently asked Dallasites about the status. These videos provide the thoughts of a few, share with us your opinion on the status of the dream! Click here to enjoy the third in our video series, featuring Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and […]
The Voting Rights Act, signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson (1908-73) on August 6, 1965, aimed to overcome legal barriers at the state and local levels that prevented African Americans from exercising their right to vote under the 15th Amendment (1870) to the Constitution of the United States. The act significantly widened the franchise […]