Application deadline for Gov. Moore’s boards and committee appointments moved to Jan. 31

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Due to an overflow of submissions, the Moore-Miller administration has extended the boards and commissions application deadline to 5 p.m. Jan. 31  Members of the governor’s boards and commissions are private citizens and public servants who help the administration find a solution to government issues. “I am excited


Gov. Wes Moore completes first week in office

By Catherine Pugh, Special to the AFRO Governor Wes Moore wasted little time getting to work in his new role. The first Black man to lead the state of Maryland filled his first full day in office as Maryland’s 63rd governor with meetings– both public and private–press conferences and announcements.  Moore signed the state’s Standards


Homeless Issues: Atty. Tom Mesereau Talks to Pastor Sherman D. Manning on the ‘Yes We Can!’ Worship Center Podcast | WATCH

Homelessness Issues: Attorney Tom Mesereau Talks to Pastor Sherman D. Manning on the Yes We Can! Worship Center Podcast *Pastor Sherman D. Manning, founder of “Yes We Can” Worship Center (YWCWC) is known for feeding and housing the homeless on Skid Row. Now, he has a podcast focusing on lawyers and issues which pertain to


LA Civil Rights Leaders to Host Screening of Police Beating of Tyre Nichols for ‘Community Healing’ – Rodney King’s Daughter to Attend

Tyre Nichols family & pic of Tyre (Gerald Herbert-AP) *A coalition of Los Angeles civil rights leaders is calling for community members to stop by to watch the video of the vicious beating of Tyre Nichols to death by 5 former Memphis Police officers Friday evening at 4pm Pacific. The coalition says that watching it


Jacquees ‘When You Bad Like That’ (Featuring Future) Official Music Video Out Now! | WATCH

Jacquees ‘When You Bad Like That’ featuring Future Official Music Video Out Now! *Multi-platinum R&B artist Jacquees, releases his official music video “When You Bad Like That” featuring Diamond-certified GRAMMY Award-winning artist Future from Jacquees’ latest studio project, Sincerely For You. Watch HERE. “When You Bad Like That” finds the Decatur, GA native vibrantly displaying his knack for romance as