Why We Need Black Holiday Films, According to a Houston Cinephile

With films set in Texas, and starring Houston legends, take a look at 5 holiday selections from an African-American perspective.

12/22/2021 By Chloe Gray

Kick, Push

Houston Skater to Debut New Film in Third Ward

Ty’Rae Carter also talks about his foundation named after Downtown skate park

11/19/2021 By Craig Hayes


New Installation Brings Black Girl Magic to Uptown Park

The Museum for Black Girls comes to Houston after a successful run in Denver.

10/20/2021 By Shelby Stewart

We Go High

In the Face of Segregation, Black Suffragists Fought for the Vote in Houston

As historians turn their focus to the untold aspects of the women's suffrage story, the efforts of these women are catching the public eye.

08/26/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Mental Health

At Melanin and Mental Health, Helping to Facilitate Tough Talks in Minority Communities

“There’s no denying that our communities are strong and resilient and all those things, but imagine how much better we would be if we got help.”

07/31/2017 By Allyson Waller


Top African American History Collection Comes to Houston

The Kinsey Collection, now on view at the Houston Museum of African American Culture, documents 400 years of history.

08/12/2014 By Michael Hardy