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United we stand I was so happy when I received Alayna’s text message. I was already planning to call her and her sisters, Annya and Ayanna, because even though I brought them up understanding the importance of voting; I felt the need to encourage, inspire, urge and give that last little push, if needed, to the polls. Which brings me to my truth.

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I always vote but I haven’t always been happy with the choices. For numerous reasons, there have been times when I have had to hold my nose, say a prayer and even shake my head as I cast that oh so important vote. And for years I have written about elections; my first was the presidential election that pitted President Jimmy Carter and Republican nominee Ronald Reagan. I remember one election I was writing about involved a mother who told voters she was running See MY TRUTH, page 3

Mamie Till still speaks for Black mothers I WAS JUST THINKING By Norma Adams-Wade

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Local leaders recommend Flu vaccine to combat illness By Ashley Moss Staff Writer With plenty of activity in and around Dallas, area residents may be surprised to learn what Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson was doing Friday afternoon around lunchtime. “I got a flu shot today and I get a flu shot every year,” said Mayor Johnson. “But, it was absolutely critical to get one this year to send the message to folks that we need everyone to get a flu shot.” It’s the beginning of flu season, a period which generally lasts from October until March

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and local health officials generally point to the vaccine as a way to prevent the spread of the common but sometimes serious ailment.

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With a soulful sound the executive director of the Law completed by thumping bass Enforcement Action Partnership and a picturesque view of the (LEAP) and House Majority wind blowing the American flag Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC). over the White House, civil rights Sporting a dark blue suit with a icon and National Newspaper slick necktie and with his NNPA Publishers Association lapel pin for his millions (NNPA) President and of television viewers, CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis chronicled the Chavis, Jr., kicked off current Black Lives a brand-new public Matter movement, television show, “The police brutality, the Chavis Chronicles.” battle for equality, and Chavis, a student health disparities in his Dr. Ben Chavis and disciple of the debut. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The program counts as an and a member of the famous extension of his duties as NNPA Wilmington 10 civil rights group, president, one which provides began his new show on Oct. 4, heightened and needed featuring Major Neil Franklin, See CHAVIS, page 11 Images of Black men and women killed mainly by police scroll across the screen. Percussion and stringed instruments smoothly croon plaintive jazz music in the background. Rev. Dr. Sheron Patterson’s words pierce the sound as she boldly states the case for Black mothers. God made us mothers of a people who are othered. In the land of the free and the brave, it’s our kids winding up in graves.

The vaccine is recommended especially for anyone at high risk of serious complications including young children, pregnant women, people with

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Cake Daddy opens storefront By Hollywood Hernandez Texas Metro News Critic Saturday, October 17, Designs by Cake Daddy opened its first storefront location in Dallas. Manuel Pruitt, known as Cake Daddy, and his wife Kellee have been featured on The Cooking Network, Lifetime Network’s Little Women of Atlanta and other programs including Good Morning Texas on Channel 8/ WFAA TV. After baking in their home for several years the couple made a critical decision, “We decided to step out on faith and open a bakery to the public,” said Manuel. It was Manuel’s mother who

Two months ago I had a nice apartment in Chicago. I had a good job. I had a son. When something happened to the Negroes in the South I said, “That’s their business, not mine.”Now I know how wrong, I was. The murder of my son shown me that what happenes to any of us, anywhere in the world, had better be the business of us all. -------Mamie Till-------

Rev. Dr. Sheron Patterson is known for her passionate delivery of a Sunday sermon. This senior pastor of Hamilton Park United Methodist Church

chronic health conditions like asthma, diabetes or heart and lung disease and people 65 years of age and older. Texas tends to have high levels of flu activity according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and local health officials say that the threat of COVID-19 makes the recommendation to get the shot even more critical. “If ever there was a year to get your flu shot, this is it,” said Joseph Chang, MD, Parkland’s Chief Medical Officer “Get your shot as soon as possible, because it takes about two weeks

in North Dallas is known for rallying the public when there’s a social cause that needs attention and for being a “first” in many arenas.

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got him into baking. She had a two-for-one Groupon for a cake decorating class and invited her son to come along. Manuel, who had just been laid off from his job, decided to take her up on her invitation and enjoyed the See CAKE DADDY, page 14

But the trailblazing woman of the cloth faced a recent motherly concern that she says stopped her cold. The experience forced this author of nine books to pen a poetic spoken-word message for all mothers of Black sons, and even Black daughters, who are forced to live in today’s world where she says their “pigmentation leads to criminalization.” The spoken-word poem is “Concerned Black Mothers’ Anthem.” The Charlotte, N. C. naSee THINKING, page 11


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Congratulations Doctor! Dr. Yolanda Carroll just received a Doctorate of Theology degree from Empowerment Theological Institute & Bible Seminary. She is the Womans Advocate and Empowerment Coach and Co-Pastor at Abundant Love Christian Center. She is also a Success & Empowerment Coach, international speaker media and radio personality and marriage and relationship advisor at Yolanda Carroll Fanpage.

New director at Dallas College Henry Martinez is the new Director of Campaign Strategy and Management for Dallas College where Henry his focus will be on Martinez marketing strategies for the seven new schools of study, previously known as Dallas County Community College District. Previously he served as Director of communications at Ennis Independent School District, Communications Specialist at Irving Independent School District, Managing editor at Colorado City Record, Communications Specialist/Project Manager at TEXAS INSTRUMENTS and staff writer at Wise County Messenger. He studied Journalism at University of North Texas and Navarro College.

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“MY LIFE MATTERS” STUDENT ART CONTEST To encourage creativity and artistry during these unprecedented times, the Urban Arts Center, is hosting an art contest themed: “My Life Matters.” “The country is facing multiple pandemics, Covid-19, systematic racism, political infighting and more,” explains Urban Arts Center Producing Executive Director Jiles King. “The arts have and will continue to serve as an

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outlet of expression. Our children continue to have strong voices and opinions on various topics. We want to hear from them.” The Urban Arts student art contest is open to all students in the Dallas Independent School District, and will be divided into three categories: elementary, middle school and high school. The “My Life Matters’ theme allows artists an open canvas to express their creativity.

Andrea Cruz has been named Miss Paul Quinn College 2020-2021. The president of the Lambda Nu Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and graduate of Houston’s Foster High School. Andrea is a senior studying Health and Wellness Acknowledging that she was not a leader in high school, Andrea said she realized endless opportunities by coming to the oldest Black liberal arts college west of the Mississippi. “It took coming to an institution that didn’t limit itself or its students to realize that I could become one

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(a leader),” the Paul Quinn scholar. said, adding that she ran for Miss Paul Quinn College because she wanted her “fellow students and local community to see what Paul Quinn College could mean for them.” The co-captain of the soccer team and captain of the cheer squad has studied abroad in Spain and is currently interning at J. P. Morgan Chase. “I want to be an agent of change that inspires current and future Paul Quinn Students,” she said, as she urged students to cast their votes for her.

Contest Rules 1. Art work must be 11x17 in size. (oversized art will not be accepted) 2. Artwork must have at least a (1/2”) one-half inch black or white blank border on all four sides. (A framing requirement) 3. Artwork may be horizontal or vertical. 4. Students are encouraged to be creative when interpreting the theme: “My Life Matters.” 5. A “short” positive message may be included in the artwork, but is

not required. If included, please ensure spelling is correct. 6. Art media accepted: Use one or more of the following, pencils, watercolors, paints, markers, ink, pastels, chalk, charcoal, photo or graphic design. 7. ARTWORK MUST BE ORIGINAL: NO traced, trademarked, or copywritten characters, images or logos. Artwork must be truly the work of the student and their creativity, matching the age, grade and skill of the student.

8. Do not sign the front of the artwork. An image of the students’ submission may be emailed to betheny@urbanartsonline.com by November 6, 2020 at 11:59pm. Winners will be notified on November 11, 2020. The gallery exhibition will open at the Urban Arts Center, 807 Hutchins Rd, Dallas, TX 75203. The Urban Arts student art contest is presented by the Urban Arts Center, City of Dallas-Office of Arts and Albertus Lewis, Jr.

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her last race and then retiring, only to step down less than an hour before the filing deadline and then her son filed for the seat. She said it wasn’t planned. But the possible opponent all stood aside to let her have that last hurrah! Boy they felt hoodwinked! A seat she held for almost 30 years fell into the lap of her son! Corrupt politicians became the topic of discussion for months! Then you hear some people who run for office proclaim that they are “not politicians.” Well, once you get involved in politics, guess what? You are by definition a politician and actually everything becomes political; so you have to get with the program. That doesn’t mean that you have to become corrupt, that you no longer have a

conscience, or you can’t do the right thing. I think I am more concerned about the corrupt citizens who don’t do what they are supposed to in order to make the system work. You have to vote. And these parties, well we’re going to have to take a deep dive into the party system that exploits, distorts, disenfranchises, manipulates…let me stop. I think I am going to take Alayna out for dinner. Not because she voted (don’t want to be accused of bribery or anything else trumped up). Instead, I will take her out to dinner because she told me that she voted! I just hope millions of others in her generation will make voting a priority. I didn’t ask her who she voted for, but she did say she voted for the ticket that she would be proud admitting to supporting when talking with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Clearly she wants to be on the right side of history! We stand united!


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Salute to the Uniform FROM THE CAPITOL

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson One veteran lost to suicide is too many. This year, on any given day, it is estimated that over 20 veterans take their lives. Families lose loved ones, communities lose neighbors, and our nation loses heroes.

I have dedicated my career to supporting our veterans – first as the Chief Psychiatric Nurse at the Dallas VA Medical Center and now as a Member of Congress fighting on behalf of those served. As the granddaughter, daughter, niece, wife, and sister of veterans, I recognize the importance of supporting our servicemen and women both on and off the battlefield. It is more important now than

ever before that we commit the necessary resources and care to overcome this national crisis. That is why I worked with my colleagues in Congress to pass legislation designating the three-digit 9-8-8 as the new, simpler number for the National Suicide Hotline. When enacted, this bill will make it easier for veterans to access help and treatment during a time of need. We owe our veterans a limitless debt of gratitude for the many sacrifices they made on behalf of our country. Although the month of September has been dedicated as Suicide Prevention Awareness

Month - the need to address Veterans’ issues are on-going. Let us continue to show our support for the men and women who have worn the uniform. Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson is a Democrat who proudly represents the 30th Congressional District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives. First elected to Congress in November 1992, and is currently serving her 14th term in the United States House of Representatives.

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Monsters are scary, so are brilliant Black women THE LAST WORD

By Dr.Julianne Malveaux I was frightened of monsters when I was a child. Not so sure why, but my brother, who loved to plague me, used to tell me they were lurking under my bed. I shook, and I shivered, and I cried for fear that one of those dreaded monsters would rise from under the bed to strangle me. I don’t know what got me over my fear of monsters. Perhaps I realized that my brother got perverse pleasure by mocking me. In any case, one day, he told me that there was a monster under my bed, and I laughed in his face. And the monster myth lost its hold on me. I got over my fear of monsters, but Donald John Trump is holding on to his fear of his. His demons are brilliant Black women, like Congresswomen Maxine Waters and Fredericka Wilson. He ridicules anyone who opposes him, but he saves his tartest barbs for Black women. We are his monsters, the folks lurking under his bed, inside his consciousness, willing to call him out. According to one dictionary definition, monsters are “a type of grotesque creature, whose appearance frightens and whose powers of destruction threaten the human world’s social or moral order. A monster can also be like a human, but in folklore, they are commonly portrayed as the lowest class, as mutants, deformed, supernatural, and otherworldly.”

Monsters, threatening the white male social order. Monsters like Democratic Vice Presidential nominee, Senator Kamala Harris. I wrap myself in the epithet of monster. Like Harris, I am an otherworldly woman who isn’t supposed to be a Black woman economist. I live to destroy the white male social order; I reject the notion that I am the “lowest social class” or “deformed.” And I embrace the idea of being supernatural and otherworldly. With the roll of my neck, the cut of my eyes, the arch of my brows, I can turn an ignorant white man into New Orleans blanc mélange, just like Senator Harris did a bland Mike Pence when they “debated.”

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No wonder the best the Orange Man could come up with was to describe our precious California Senator as a “monster.” No wonder that the best he could do was to describe her as frightening. In so describing her, he revealed his own fright, his fright of a woman so capable, so marvelous that he cowers in the wake of her brilliance. He cringes, and his Vice President appears more afraid, so much so that he is too intimidated to allow her to finish a sentence, interrupting her twice as often as she interrupted him. He earned her admonishment, “I am speaking,” and ignored the

rules he had agreed to. But the marginally elected President and his clone, who only differs from him because he went to both church and charm school, have no regard for rules or decency. I was angry that the Orange Man described Senator Harris as a “monster” until a friend reminded me that monsters are frightening. And Donald John Trump is not afraid, not scared, but skered! He is not only skered of losing face and losing the election, but he is also skered of the blue wave of Black women gunning for him, along with the White women who are sick of his dismissiveness. He is skered of suburban women, regardless of race, who have had it with the ignorance that has decimated their families. 211,000 dead at this writing, while he rallies, joyrides, and ignores medical advice. If he ain’t skered, then he ought to be. He is so skered (yes, I spelled it wrong, just so you could pronounce it wrong, with a little bit of flava) that he projected his greatest fear on Senator Kamala Harris by describing her as a “monster.” Yes, she is – otherworldly, supernatural, disruptive to the white male order of being. She is the future. He is the past, and his followers cling to his fading past where anybody but white men were invisible. She is the monster that is our future, a monster only to those who fear progress. Dr. Julianne Malveaux is an economist, author, media contributor and educator. Her latest project MALVEAUX! On UDCTV is available on youtube. com. For booking, wholesale inquiries or for more info visit www.juliannemalveaux.com.


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The Secrets that We Keep FAITHFUL UTTERANCES

By Dr. Froswa Booker-Drew This last month has been an interesting and yet, painful month to witness. First, the Dallas Morning News article sharing the story of the women who attended IBOC Church accusing the pastor of inappropriate behavior when they were girls. After reading the article, I wrote the following on my Facebook page, “You can make your own decisions on this article but at the core of the matter, The Black Church as an institution has an issue with addressing misogyny and sexual abuse. It is so easy to condemn Priests for their behavior or Boy Scout leaders but until we also examine this Pathology in our community, more lives will be impacted. I wrote an article years ago about my own experience at the hands of a Pastor and praise God I got away, but the psychological damage was real. I didn’t stop believing in God or in the power of the church, but I will always speak truth. It is an abuse of power and position using authority as a tool for oppression. This must stop. The secrets must stop and protecting predators must stop.” So many women have these experiences. The Black Church has traditionally turned its head despite rumors and the cries for help. We often blame the women which continues to create an environment that excuses bad behavior. On top of that, the Breonna Taylor verdict was announced. The men who shot into her apartment were not held responsible for her death and the attorney general, a Black man, brought charges against only one of the officers and that didn’t even address the disregard for her life. Once again, I felt hurt and wounded for my sisters. In addition to the amount of time it took for the case to be acknowledged, we did not receive justice for her death. I was in a conversation earlier this week with two Black men I respect tremendously and the comment was made about the lack of support Black

women receive by Black men, even activist circles. Black women are not given the credit for the work they do and are carrying a lot of the load. This is not just applicable to the justice arena but to so many areas including the church. We show up, do the work and are often abused sometimes by our very own. There is a book that is not in the Protestant Bible but can be found in the Catholic Bible that speaks to this situation we face. In the book of Susanna (sometimes called the Judgment of Daniel) which is not canonized, tells the story of Susanna who was accosted by religious elders to have sex and threatened that if she told about it, they would accuse her of cheating on her husband. She denied the accusation and was sentenced to death. Daniel was led by God to question the accusers individually and found that they had lied. They were then put to death. Chapter 1, v. 62 states, “And according to the law of Moses they did unto them in such sort as they maliciously intended to do to their neighbour: and they put them to death. Thus the innocent blood was saved the same day. 63 Therefore Chelcias and his wife praised God for their daughter Susanna, with Joacim her husband, and all the kindred, because there was no dishonesty found in her.” My goal is not to focus on the specific situation or a particular accusation. It’s bigger than that. It is acknowledging this dark secret that plagues our community and has generational impact. Know that women have been violated for centuries—it has to stop. Many women have told the truth and have been called liars. We are all important and as members of the community (and neighbors, sisters, daughters, aunts, nieces, and friends) deserve respect, compassion, care and protection. We need our men and the institutions that we support to step up and stand with us. As in Susanna, innocent blood must be saved. Dr. Froswa’ Booker-Drew is the author of three books and the host of the podcast, The Tapestry. Listen to the stories of women who have overcome obstacles and odds at https://www.spreaker.com/show/ the-tapestry_1

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Brothers…Where You At? Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.” – Maya Angelou

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By Vincent L. Hall It’s been a lousy week for Black male pride. Hopefully, the sisters will pull us through because the brothers are looking suspect. We are in the battle of a lifetime, and the brothers are acting strange. Where is our courage? Political commercials are blaring on every medium. Whether you are listening to the radio, watching local TV, or on the national broadcast rail, the number and rapidity of messages are just getting more and more confounding. I almost hopped out of my skin when I saw the large contingent of Black female Mayors of major U.S cities endorsing Biden and Harris. It was so refreshing to see the same women who have been degraded and demeaned by Donald Trump take an active role in delivering his demise! However, that encouragement was shortlived. The next ad was a much smaller group of their Black male counterparts. Mayor Eric Johnson of Dallas was not there. I was pissed that Johnson was omitted, then I remembered the September article in the Dallas Morning News. “But Johnson has explained his view that, “it’s important that we keep nonpartisan offices nonpartisan,” saying earlier this year that not participating in the election cycle, “in terms of an endorsement, I feel like that’s good for Dallas.” What the hell is nonpartisan in a war like this one? What kind of bullshit was that?

I get the cringes every time I hear a John Cornyn ad. But the latest one on Black radio featured Senator Royce West’s damning words against MJ Hegar. How does someone who has been a team player for the Democratic Party for 35 years suddenly decide to go rogue? Just Dumb shit! Later still, I’m on CNN, watching Ice Cube, for whom I have an immense amount of admiration. Cube walked-back the idea that he was supporting Trump. But he should’ve never said it in the first place. We have heard of “opportunity zones and platinum plans,” under different names. Nothing new. It just means that rich

Bill and the prison industrial complex. We listen to Trump’s simplistic salvos, blaming the Democratic Party as the culprit. Many of our family members who went to prison never got a fair share because most of us refuse to sit on a jury. We have subrogated our rights as citizens on the local level for more than 60 years. We haven’t been to school board meetings en masse since Brown v. Board. We failed them in the courtroom and the boardroom. The Democrats didn’t pick your Black candidates; you did! We keep choosing on congeniality rather than

White folks will take every opportunity they can in newly gentrified areas and go platinum financially. The weeks-old news that one of every four Black male college students was voting for Trump still weighed me down. Our inability to teach Black history to three generations of our children is coming back to haunt us. Kanye has mother issues; I can’t tell you what this Black student/Trump fan phenomenon is. We want to wallpaper the world with the 1994 Crime

conscious. We abandoned “movement and grassroots leaders” for sexy speakers. And all we’ve got is talk. Man, it’s been a horrible week for Black male pride. Or at least for this Black male. What happened to our communal courage? Sisters, you got to turn this thing around. We only got a week, and too many of our brothers have abandoned ship. Vincent L. Hall is an author, activist, and an award-winning columnist.


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Former athlete helps others focus on building a successful life By Allana J. Barefield Growing up in Louisiana, Reggie Calhoun, Jr., like many young boys, had aspirations of playing professional sports. He played football at Louisiana College, where he was a four-year letterman, and graduated in 2012 with a degree in Health Wellness and Fitness. Unfortunately, a pro-career was not in his future, but he was still prepared for success as he joined the U.S. Army, where he served for a decade in the Army National Guard and Army Reserve. Calhoun said he came to the D/FW Metroplex on a mission and today at 32, he is using his platform to help others understand that playing sports ends one day so their academic goals should also be a priority. In 2017, the New Orleans native and graduate of Slidell High School started RPA College Prep, an accredited school where sports are competitive on a junior college level as students prepare to transfer to four-year colleges. “I wanted to deliver something that every high school graduate needs,” Calhoun said. “I wanted to prepare them for the next 40 years.” In order to do this, he created a program that provided one-

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on-one training, life skills, understanding the recruiting process, top-rated competition and specialized skills-showcases. He also focused on stretching “the intellectual growth in a curricular and co-curricular environment,” while helping his charges to understand the sometimes harsh realities of the industry and the world. Acknowleging that he didn’t get the call to join a professional team, he said, “It is not just my passion but it is my duty to make sure I educate and expose them to the realities, and unfiltered truths of the situation.” And that’s just what he did with 19-year-old Tardale Williams. Like Calhoun, Williams aspires to one day play professional football. It’s a dream he has had for quite some time and with the help of his mentor, he believes the dream is not an impossible one. Still he is also learning the importance of getting an education while pursuing athletics. “Reggie is a father-figure away from home,” Williams said of the founder and president of RPA College Prep (RPA), a post-secondary prep school that equips athletes with the tools to be successful in life. Located in Arlington, Tex, RPA is giving young people a foundation to be successful, whatever ™

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path they choose. He’s giving them hope and Williams found out about RPA on social media and began attending in 2019. He later caught the attention of several college football programs and decided to sign with Texas College where he began classes this Fall semester, studying kinesiology and business management. “I’m a small dude, only 5-foot4, and never thought I was that good to be playing football,” Williams said, adding that he and Calhoun worked closely over the past year and created a strong bond where Williams can pick up the phone at any time to ask for advice. “I was down for the ride, he showed me the way.” Calhoun, who served in the Army National Guard and Army Reserve, advised Williams through his college selection process, stressing the need to find a school that caters to his needs and not just athletics. According to Williams, Calhoun continued to remind him that if sports are no longer in the picture, then he needs to be in love with his major. He also encouraged him to keep working and believing in his dreams, because “nothing is too big.” And some might say, with the COVID-19 pandemic, and many college programs opting out of the 2020 season, here’s a clear indication where pivoting is necessary. Some might say that the messages and affirmations that Calhoun shares with young men and women, are similar to the ones that helped him to become successful in life. He also may have seen himself in young Wil-

liams — a young man who deserved a chance. Calhoun said, just like Williams, he had the same goal to play in the NFL; but it wasn’t in the cards and so his focus changed and the dream became bigger for him. One of Calhoun’s first RPA students was Eryon Jefferson, now the school’s media director. When Jefferson first met Calhoun he said he noticed that the motivational speaker wasn’t a typical coach who only cared about how well he played. “He really takes his time and wants the youth to do better and get them back on the path,” Jefferson said, adding that he is proud to see how much RPA has grown through the three years since it’s been in existence and where it’s heading. The program was created from scratch and didn’t have a lot of students enrolled or other employees. “He had the drive to keep pushing in the beginning,” Jefferson said. “It was just him; just him. He was the coach, he was the athletic director, the manager and recruiter. RPA is needed in society because there’s so many kids out there who need a second chance. RPA will be able to fill a gap.” And that gap is felt in the lives of young girls, too. Through Calhoun’s experiences, he said he noticed that women in sports don’t always get opportunities so he made it part of RPA’s mission to include women athletes. “I feel like women, especially young women need that direction, that guidance, the same way as a young man needs,” Calhoun said. “They should get the same credit, the same recognition that guys do.” Calhoun also makes an effort to not only have diversity among his athletes but also his staff. Dr. Alison Ezell, was a gymnast at Southeast Missouri State University in Missouri and now is a chiropractor. Ezell works at RPA and has seen the amount of support that Calhoun gives, especially to women. “It shows the kind of person that he is, it’s not about being a man,” she said. “He literally wants to impact everybodywoman, child, mother, father;

no matter the race.” In addition to motivating students in the classroom and on the field, Calhoun is also spreading his message to a wider audience. In April he wrote and self-published a book, “Build Your Sportsprenuership Empire the RPA Way,” where he discusses sports and entrepreneurship. By sharing his testimony, Calhoun has been an encouragement to others like Joe Dempsey, who is the athletic director and vice president of RPA. After reading Calhoun’s book, he said he was inspired by Calhoun to write his own book, “Living Your Best Life, Eight Steps To Success.” “Seeing the words in his book is a life that I lived,” Dempsey said. “It was inspirational for me to be able to see his story being told and knowing it will help someone else.” Dempsey’s biggest takeaway after reading Calhoun’s book is that sports and life intersect. “Everyone wants to win, it’s all a game, if you understand how to play and the rules,” he said. The entrepreneurship skills shared in Calhoun’s book also resonated with his cousin Brandon Diggins, who lives in New Orleans. Diggins started two businesses, Christ Creation Process and Christ Creation Kitchen; both involving personal training and meal prepping for his clients. “Before I read his book, I was making probably $200 a month… and now I’m making between $7,000 to $8,000 a month through his help and mentorship,” Diggins said. “He’s opening a lot of doors for a lot of people, and he’s setting the standard.” Calhoun, who is also the CEO of The Rezolution Conglomerate, LLC, continues to lead the way and show young athletes that there is so much more to life than sports. He says he was once that kid waiting to hear his name to be drafted but he decided that his dream could evolve into so much more for so many who look like him. “As a kid I always wanted to be a hero, not like Batman or Superman; just someone who can show up and save the day,” the motivational speaker recalled.


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tive, wrote and recites the poem in a two minute, 34 second YouTube video, complete with music, historic and current videos, photographs, and lines from the spoken-word that flash over images. The anthem tells how iconic mother, Mamie Till, is a role model for modern mothers who grapple with fear when their Black sons and daughters go out into a world that fears Black skin.

exposure for the more than 200 publishers of the Black Press of America. “It’s crystal clear that there’s a great disparity in the value of Black lives, and not just in this country,” Franklin declared during the broadcast.“This is a global issue, and we’ve gotten to a point now where action needs to occur, and it’s everyone’s responsibility to close that gap.” Clyburn spoke of the future of American democracy, particularly as it pertains to those enduring poverty. “If you think about the world in which we live and who and what makes up the world, you’ve got to be shortsighted if you don’t know that the future growth and development of this country will be determined by how well we are able to diversify the leadership of this country and how well we are able to diversity the resources of this country,” Clyburn said. The program fills a massive

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Mothering while Black has always been complicated. Gotta teach our kids how to be assimilated and to not look threatening or make them feel ill at ease else our kids end up in the street under a policeman’s knee. In a Texas Metro News interview, Dr. Patterson, herself the daughter of a policeman and school teacher, said the piece began to form in her head and heart after one of her two adult sons told her about a recent incident where he was called the N-word as a car drove past her own home in Dallas. This familiar media personality – who hold various degrees, serves on various boards, and is also a relationship counselor -- said the conversation added to her foreboding as a Black mother. And it compelled her as an activist minister who has spoken out and taken stands following national racial incidents, including the killings of George Floyd, Botham Jean, and a number of other wrongful deaths of Black men and women by police and racist Whites. “I want Black mothers to listen to this and be inspired and given hope,” Dr. Patterson said. She recalled stories of Mamie Till-Mobley, the heroine-mother of 14-year-old Emmett Till,

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brutally murdered by racist Whites in Money, Mississippi in 1955. Till-Mobley became an icon when she insisted that the public view her son’s mutilated body in an open casket before and during the funeral so people would see what hates does to Black people. Portion’s of Dr. Patterson’s spoken-word pay tribute to Till-Mobley. They murdered your son down South, expected you to keep a closed mouth But you demanded an open casket and this nation blew a gasket Emmett was just 14 years old! That’s why your story will always be told Mamie Till, this is for you! “Her bravery inspired me,” Dr. Patterson said of Till-Mobley. “I said Black mothers need a way to come together and vent our anger. I began to reflect on how she (Till-Mobley) can give other Black mothers encouragement to stay in the fight until America treats us right.” You may view the spoken-Word video on Dr. Sheron Patterson’s YouTube page at https://youtu.be/QJFls0ylzWs (The spelling of “tu.be” is correct. And the 0 is a zero not a capital O.) Art Mosley is the music composer, producer and percussionist. The Unity Tribe Music Group played the background music.

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void for African Americans on public broadcasting stations that opened after the departure of Tavis Smiley. Chavis goes beyond the headlines to offer profound insights on matters that impact the public. Co-produced by Chavis and series creator Clara Wilkerson, The Chavis Chronicles focuses on contemporary reviews and analysis of leaders and innovators of African descent in America and throughout the Diaspora. According to Wilkerson, Chavis promises lively discussions about “the lifejourneys, issues, and historical and social-changing moments of freedom fighters whose genius, courage, and commitments have helped to improve the quality of life for all in the United States and throughout the world in affirmation of the oneness of humanity.” “Last fall, I had a premonition that America was on the verge of mass social unrest,” Wilkerson said. “The constant police brutality videos on the news showing blacks suffering

and dying at the hands of law enforcement was akin to seeing kindling wood pile up. It would only take one spark to ignite a flame.” Wilkerson continued: “As we all know the death of George Floyd started this firestorm of protest that continues worldwide. Yet at that time it was just an intuition, but I knew we would need Dr. Chavis’s voice and his leadership as a civil rights icon. That’s why I created The Chavis Chronicles.” American Public Television has ordered 48, one-hour episodes of the Chavis Chronicles which airs in more than 100 cities. “We have chronicled indepth, our voices, our dreams, our pains, our aspirations, our struggles, and our challenges, opportunities, and our commitment to ensure freedom, justice and equality for all,” Chavis said on air, following the initial broadcast. “Whether it’s Black Lives Matter, calls for action, and racial justice, health disparities, or income inequities, we’ll be here to report and share freedom’s constant struggle.”

fection, no proven vaccine or treatment for the disease, and the long term health issues that have been associated with the coronavirus, including known effects for the heart and lungs; among other organs. The flu, on the other hand, has far fewer long-term effects. “With the Covid-19 pandemic and flu season overlapping, it’s critical that we protect the health of our communities,” said Mayor Johnson, as he reminded that the flu shot is available for free or at a low cost at various pharmacies, Dallas County clinics, and COVID-19 testing sites. While health officials continue to raise concerns over a possible “twindemic” with the flu and COVID-19 happening at

the same time, Mayor Johnson indicated that to address both concerns, consistency is key. “There’s no way around it,” he said, emphasizing that Texans should continue following recommended protocols for health and safety, particularly against the spread of the Coronavirus; including wearing a mask, social distancing and wearing proper personal protective equipment. “We have to refocus on the things that we know work and that are within our control, and what’s within our control is whether or not we wear these masks,” he added. “This is not a political issue, it’s just a public health decision to wear the mask to keep yourself and others safe. We’ve got to do that.”


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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Now – Oct. 30 Early Voting now through October 30th. Poles are open from 7 am-7 pm. Find a polling place: https;//dallascountyvotes.org. For all voting information in Texas: VoteTexas.gov

Now-Nov.8 My Red Hand My Black Hand, Presented by Cara Mia & Soul Rep Theatre. Streamed auto play. See the preview performance at 7:30 pm.- Indigenous People’s Day - For tickets: www. caramiatheatre.org or www.soulrep.org for tickets, more info.

October 22 Think Like An Olympian, Hosts, City of Balch Springs & Southeast Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Johnny Quinn, U.S. Olympian, Former Pro Football Player. Virtual Luncheon: ceo@balchspringschamber.org. 12-1 pm. Monthly Center Table Fall Harvest to Provide Families In Oak Cliff and Nearby Neighborhoods with Food Boxes at The Mark Cuban Heroes Basketball Center. For more info, go to markcubanheroescenter.org or call 214-379-7451. Undesign the Redline Virtual Tour Hosted by City of Dallas City Hall. Virtual event Tickets: bit.ly/3coKRD4. 6-7:30 pm.

Oct. 23-24 Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame Ranch Rodeo, host Red Steagall. Ft. Worth Stockyards. 8 pm. Tickets:stockyardrodeo.com. Forest of Fear, One of the best displays of Halloween spirit. Loyd Park, 3401 Ragland Rd. Grand Prairie. Fri. & Sat. 7-10 pm.

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Entrepreneur & Small Business Conference: The Future of Entrepreneurship. Host: Dell Technologies. Online event Reg: Eventbrite.com. 9 am-2 pm.

October 24 Happy Birthday to Nena Hayden 11th Annual Duncanville Fire Truck Pull. Hosted by Duncanville Police Department at Armstrong Park 100 James Collins Blvd. 8:00pm–1:00 pm. Tickets: https:// www.givegab.com/ Sunday Happy Hour, NABJ Media Related Task Force, with host Terry Allen, Guests: Kathy Chaney NABJ, Vice President-Print 5:30 pm CST. Reg: https://bit.ly/2FOlwGG bring your best drink and enjoy the best in online networking! 15 Annual Day of Dignity Giving back to Humanity at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 2922 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Car Drive Thru. Info call 214-421-3839. FREE COVID-19 Testing hosted by R&R Naturals Partners with GoLabUSA at Precision Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, 2120 N. MacArthur Blvd. Irving. 10 am -4 pm. Register: randrnaturals. com/covid. Info.: www.covidawarenessmonth.com. Dallas Black Dance Theatre Celebrates African American dance masters in Tribute. Choreographed by Matthew Rushing Associate Artistic Director, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Virtual start at 7 pm CDT RSVP at www.DBDT.com. Mali Music performs LIVE! Host Couch Will Call. Show starts at 10:00 pm (EST) 9:00 pm (CST) 7:00 pm (PST). Tickets: couchwillcall.com. Users who purchase tickets will receive a link to show one hour before Showtime. 2020 Art Walk West. Host, West Dallas Chamber of Commerce. A celebration of the creative culture in West Dallas. Fabrication St. 11 am-6 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.com Virtual and Drive-Thru.

DeSoto Fourth Friday Concert - DeSoto Gospel Live. Hosted by Arts DeSoto. The City of DeSoto is going VIRTUAL! Back by popular demand, DeSoto Fourth Friday Music Series online! On Facebook at www.facebook.com/ArtsDeSoto and on the website at www.ArtsDeSoto.com. 8 - 9 pm.

Paul Quinn College #SafeForMyCity Free COVID-19 Testing, (10 am-4 pm) and free food boxes from Services of Hope 10-11:30 am. 3837 Simpson Stuart Rd.

The Valder Beebe Show on KKVIDFW.com at 9 am. CT. Guest professional contractor Chip Wade a returning guest stops by the show while currently filming new show for HGTV and DIY.

10th Annual Denton Blues Festival. Karaoke performances will kick off at 10 am. followed by Virtual Blues performances from the past 9 years. Info: www.dentonbluesfestival.com.

Oct. 25-28 Jesus + Justice Hosted by Eastern Star Church. Virtual Event. Speaker: Dr. Fredrick D. Haynes, III. 10-25 at 8:15 am CST, 1026-28 at 6 pm CST.

October 25 Chosen Generation Youth Worship. Host Friendship-West Baptist Church, 2020 W. Wheatland Rd. Stream 11:15 am-12:30 pm. Facebook: www.facebook.com/CHOSENFWBC/

Oct. 26-30 bigBang20 Equity IN Action: The Next 100 Years. Dr. Michael Sorrell & Moderator Destiny Modeste online event. Reg: bigbangtx.com.

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Oct. 28-30 Power Networking Conference 2020; host Dr. George C. Fraser, Co/host, Deland A. Johnson & MC Dr. Stacie Grant. Register: https://bit.ly/3jXf27z.

October 28 Ask Dr. Amerson Show at 11am CST September is Alopecia Awareness Month. Dr. Linda discusses healthy hair and scalp talk, and alopecia talk, on FB Live and DfwiRadio.com. Hairandscalpessentials.com. First Responder Appreciation Day at Torchy’s Tacos 1805 N. Collins St. #151, Arlington. 10 am-9 pm.

October 29 Aspire-Toast to Literacy 2020. Free Online Event register: https://one.bidpal.net/toasttoliteracy. 7 pm. Continuing the Conversation Host Family Gateway. A Zoom Panel Discussion Session. Register: Eventbrite.com. 12-1 pm.

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Don’t intimidate voters - Big Mama said, “Honor your elders to make your days long” BLACK CARD

By Terry Allen I still pay tribute to my Grandmother, lovingly known as BIG Mama. I became an election judge and she quoted scripture, “Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the Lord your God is giving you. Exodus 20:12. There is so much talk about voter intimidation and I am concerned that we do not allow others to intimidate voters, young and old, especially our elders who stand in harm’s way to vote. I told Big Mama I was going to be an election judge and I was concerned about protecting the voters. She told me to read Exodus 20:12 first. It empowered me.

Here is my God -protected election judge story. My proudest moment as election judge at the polls was when a 91-year-old White female, very tired, walked into the election poll exhausted and out of breath, to vote. She said she had voted for 65 years and she had to walk four blocks to the school. She said her son picks her up to vote but he had to vote somewhere else. “We had been voting together for many years,” she exclaimed. She decided she would walk! When she arrived, she said “those four blocks are longer at 91 years old than ever before.” I helped her walk to her voting booth, but she said she was very tired and could not see the ballot. I arranged for two workers to help her - One Republican election clerk and One Democrat election clerk. She asked to be shown her chosen candidates. She cast her votes.

She said, “I am tired now.” A tear fell down the side of my face and I asked her if she would sit down with me until I could find her a ride. She then told me about her children who attended this school, her 40 years of PTA here and her excitement about the graduations. Shortly thereafter some of the students (100% Hispanic) at the school walked in and began to ask us questions of voting. She enjoyed them! For twenty minutes, none of us saw any color! Here we were this 91-year-old White female talking to this Black election judge, laughing with the Hispanic kids. The moment was color brave, age respectful and issue free! I walked down the hall and asked the school if “we” could find her a ride. I silently thanked God for that moment and asked God to please get her a ride home. I kneeled down beside her and said, “Thanks for voting and waiting.

Your ride home will be here shortly.” I really did not know if I could get her a ride, but I had asked God. Three minutes later a very professionally dressed young Asian man walked in to vote and called her name. “What are you doing here? How are you?” He lived next door to her, and she recognized him. He said he would give her a ride. Those intimidation-free moments reflected the America we are! Big Mama then read this at the end of my report.” God your Lord you shall respect; Him you shall serve’ (Deuteronomy 10:20). He will deliver. Are you ready to peacefully exercise your constitutional rights? I will see you at the polls, tell me how it goes for you via email me at Terryallenpr@gmail.com Terry Allen is an award-winning multi-media journalist and owner of 1016 Media.

PBS FRONTLINE MICHAEL KIRK, PRODUCER THAT CELEBRITY INTERVIEW

By: Valder Beebe To be a part of informing the public before the votes are cast this November, the Valder Beebe Show invited veteran chronicler of U.S. politics Michael Kirk, a 40year veteran producer and director of PBS FRONTLINE. In The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden tells the story of a deeply divided nation through the lives of the two men who want to lead it. Audiences can view this history making film on PBS and online, available on streaming and in the near future YouTube. FRONTLINE, U.S. television’s longest running investigative documentary series, explores the issues of our times through powerful

storytelling. My joy was learning documentary filmmaker Michael Kirk has produced more than 200 national television programs. Kirk is a former Nieman Fellow in Journalism at Harvard University. The Choice 2020 will offer a sharply reported narrative arc of both candidates’ lives through revealing interviews with those who know Trump and Biden best, with insights from key political and cultural figures such as Trump’s niece, Mary Trump, and Joe Biden’s sister, Valerie Biden Owens. With trustworthy journalism and powerful new insights at a moment when anxious voters are being saturated with misinformation and partisanship, this clear-eyed documentary will examine each man’s approach to power, the defining moments that shaped their lives, and their visions for America’s future at this pivotal juncture.. -Michael Kirk’s publicists

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provided text in conjunction with the Valder Beebe Show VBS: Trump vs Biden, there is so much to know, what do you want us [the audience] to know through FRONTLINE featuring Trump vs Biden? MK: I strive for fair and balanced. For me this is the only way to survive in journalism as long as I have. It’s not my opinions that count but for the viewer to create their own opinions. We want to show as many dimensions as the candidates’ exhibits beyond just what people

may know. There are a lot of pieces to the puzzle we want this program to give you an idea who each candidate is and will be under various situations. VBS: Who are some of the guests interviewed for their opinions, on both sides? MK: VP Biden campaign manager and sister, Val. She has always been his campaign manager since the beginning of his political career. Jill Biden, his wife, and Carol Mosley Braun, the first African American female senator. For Donald Trump, his niece Mary Trump interviewed for over an hour with me, Rudy Giuliani, Steve Bannon, and …….. Michael Kirk’s complete interview… SoundCloud.com/valderbeebeshow; ValderBeebeShow.com:YouTube. c o m / va l d e r b e e b e s h o w : G l o b a l broadcasting platform: KKVI FM Radio, Streaming TV, Social Media, Print Publications (IMESSENGERS, Texas Metro News, and Garland Journal News).

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At the Movies By Hollywood Hernandez

The Trial of the Chicago 7 THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 is a look back at a shameful episode in American history that is currently showing on NETFLIX. I don’t think it’s coincidental the NETFLIX and writer/ director Aaron Sorkin, who wrote the screenplays for MOLLY’S GAME, THE SOCIAL NETWORK and A FEW GOOD MEN, would release the movie at such a historic time in presidential politics. The film shows how little progress has been made and the corruption that still exists with corrupt politicians since the ‘68 Democratic convention until today. The movie shows the turbulent times of the 60s and the public’s opposition to the Vietnam war. The Chicago 7 consists of leaders of several different militant groups including Tom Hayden, who was later elected to the California Senate played by Eddie Redmayne, Abbie Hoffman, portrayed by Sacha Baron Cohen, and Black Panther leader Bobby Seale, played by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. Their prosecution was a plot of newly-elected President Richard Nixon to show protesters what would happen to people who would oppose the war. The trail itself was an absolute scam of criminal justice with a judge, played by Frank Langella who was teetering between being corrupt and being senile. Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays the federal prosecutor who follows his marching orders from the U.S. Attorney General but it’s obvious that he sees the unfair trial going down in front of his eyes. The different members of The Chicago 7 all have different philosophies of how to protest the war but they all have to come together to defend themselves against the unjust charges. The movie is a real teeth gnasher as we see the unfairness of the judge affecting everything the Chicago 7 try to do to defend themselves. THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 is a good reminder of how a corrupt government can affect the lives of its citizens. I highly recommend you find the time to watch it. The movie is rated R with a run time of 2 hours and 9 minutes. On my “Hollywood Popcorn Scale” I rate THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 a JUMBO.


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TV star. The couple has more TV projects in the works but for now they’ll be busy filling cake orders for their clientele that expands much farther than its 3155 S. Lancaster Rd. Dallas location.


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