Troop G (9th Calavery) Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Bayard, NM

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Broncos defeat Panthers in Super Bowl 50
Broncos LB Von Miller named MVP

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Early African-Americans in New Mexico

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New Mexico MLK Commission director suspected of stealing thousands

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State auditor suspends audit into MLK commission amid investigation - February 1, 2016

The African American community will be hosting a press conference at the Sheryl Williams-Stapleton Performing Arts Center at 310 San Pedro N.E. on Tuesday, February 02, 2016 at 1:30pm. The African American community is prepared to make a statement regarding the MLK State Commission and to make recommendations. Contact Person: Rev. N. Darnell Smith 505.453-4865

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77% of young people killed in Brazil are Black

Centering Program helps pregnant mothers

In order to help reduce the high rate of African American Infant Mortality, African American Women who are pregnant are invited to participate in the Centering Program, which provides a woman with more time with her doctor and helps produce healthier babies.  Either private insurance or Medicaid coverage is needed to participate.  For help with obtaining health insurance please call the Southwest Women's Law Center at (505) 244-0502.  To participate in the Centering Program please call (505) 340-8193.

Albuquerque Police Department Interactions Survey
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Skate park shooting witness: Jaquise shot first - January 28, 2016

Attorney: Cellphone video shows Jaquise Lewis wasn't shot in self-defense - December 15, 2015

DA to review fatal Los Altos Skate Park shooting case - September 15, 2015

Justice for Jaquise Lewis is on Facebook

Mother of Jaquise Lewis sues APD - July 10, 2015

Man claims he shot and killed Jaquise Lewis at Los Altos - June 26, 2015

Skate park shooting was self-defense, police say - May 8, 2015

Olmecs - Major civilization in Mexico
The mysterious Olmec civilization prospered in Pre-Classical (Formative) Mesoamerica from c. 1200 BCE to c. 400 BCE and is generally considered the forerunner of all subsequent Mesoamerican cultures such as the Maya and Aztecs.
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Obituaries - Famous Blacks

Mel Daniels
July 20, 1944 – October 30, 2015
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 Bobby "The Deputy Sheriff" Fostor
December 15, 1938 – November 21, 2015

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Interview with Boxing Insider magazine