Online Petition Picking Up Steam, Asks Omni Dallas To Show 'Black Lives Matter'An online petition wants the Black Lives Matter message displayed high above the streets from where protesters are evoking it -- on the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas.
North Texas Companies Show Solidarity Against Racism, Participate In #BlackoutTuesdaySeveral major North Texas-based corporations voiced support for the movement, including AT&T, Mary Kay, WingStop and Neiman Marcus.
Fort Worth Arts Commission Votes To Keep 'Picking Cotton' Mural On Will Rogers Memorial CenterThe Fort Worth Arts Commission voted Wednesday night to keep a mural showing African Americans picking cotton on the Will Rogers complex, but add historical context to it.
GOP Campaign Aide Reportedly Trashed Black People On Social MediaNews outlets report that Rick Shaftan, who is working for Corey Stewart's Senate campaign, has posted disparaging comments about African Americans on social media in past years.
Bill Clinton Honors A Native Son At NAACP Convention In TexasFormer President Bill Clinton presented Texas native Willie Brown with the 2018 NAACP Springarn Medal for outstanding achievement by an African-American.
NAACP Lifts Travel Advisory Against American AirlinesThe NAACP is lifting its travel advisory against American Airlines, saying that the company is making improvements to address worries about discrimination and unsafe conditions.
Emmy Diversity Gets A Boost From Ricky Martin, Issa RaeSterling K. Brown and Donald Glover aren't such Emmy outliers this year. More than a third of the 101 acting nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards went to ethnic minorities.
Rachel Dolezal Accused Of Welfare Fraud After Race ScandalA former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.
Linda Brown, Student In Brown v. Board Of Education Case, DiesLinda Brown Thompson, who as a young girl was the student at the center of the Brown v. Board of Education case that declared school segregation unconstitutional, has died.
Oprah Visits Alabama Grave Of Woman Honored In Globes SpeechOprah Winfrey has visited the grave of a black Alabama woman whose rape by six white men in 1944 drew national attention and whose story was highlighted in Winfrey's recent Golden Globes speech.
City Of Arlington Declines To Issue Permit For MLK ParadeThe city said organizers of Monday’s scheduled parade have not provided the required payment to cover the city’s personnel and equipment costs.