Cleveland Storm, Del Norte Knights win first State title; Volcano Vista wins in a thriller
New efforts to increase low percentage of African Americans getting vaccinated in New Mexico
New Mexico lawmakers forming panel for redistricting see strong interest
Black Lives Matter founder Patrisse Khan Cullors shuts down Real Estate buying binge claims
SCORE is here to help women small business owners
SCORE is here to help you fulfill your business ownership goals and achieve greater success. Along with resources and tools created especially for women entrepreneurs, SCORE offers free and confidential business advice. SCORE mentors, many of them successful women small business owners, are ready to help you achieve your business goals.
You can apply for rental & utility assistance at www.RentHelpNM.org beginning April 5th, 2021
Paying on a Lease - Financial Hardship - Housing Instability - Paying on a Lease
Housing Cost Payments - New Mexico Residence - Owe Back Rent - In Eviction
Why Republicans Are Moving To Fix Elections That Weren't Broken
Protest against Asian American violence held in downtown Albuquerque
Republican Leader Asks Black Nominee "Can You Represent Other Cultures?"
No more Red: Updated COVID map shows 13 counties in Turquoise level
Black Story // Black Song
History Through The African American Lens
In each chapter of Black Story//Black Song you will find a video about the individual subject, a bio about the presenter, a lesson plan to guide you through some activities related to the subject, and links to Youtube videos, books, and websites to help you dive deeper into these topics.
Judas and the Black Messiah
Fred Hampton interviewed by ABC News - October 9th 1969
The New Mexico Black Lawyers Association is accepting submissions for the Region X Martin Luther King, Jr. Drum Major for Justice Competition. NMBLA asks you to encourage any current high school juniors or seniors to compete in the Drum Major for Justice Competition. This competition includes both an essay and oral advocacy component and requires students to present their thoughts on what Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would think about an emerging legal issue. The first round of the competition requires the student to write an essay (no longer than 1000 words)
All interested high school juniors and seniors should send their essay and completed application packet to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2021. Please pass this information on to any current high school juniors and seniors and encourage them to participate!
Buffalo Soldiers in New Mexico
Worst Revolution Ever
and some officers 'were catering to the rioters'
In 1982, four Black attorneys filled a void in the New Mexico legal community. There was no entity in place that addressed the particular needs of African American attorneys in the state.
Today, that group of four has now expanded to over 75 attorneys who hold dear to the original tenets of the organization: to conduct a program of continuing legal education for the membership; to improve the method of judicial selection and tenure; to study the needs of the State and community for legislation, and to protect the civil rights of the citizens of the community though the legal profession.Website