KTSU 90.9 FM, is an integral part of Texas Southern University. The station is Houston’s first African-American FM radio station and has the distinction of having the largest African-American audience of any public radio station in the United States. KTSU’s FCC license is held by TSU’s Board of Regents and first […]Read More
Post Tagged with: "Black History Month"
On April 28, 1967, Muhammad Ali made headlines for refusing to be drafted into the U.S. Army claiming exemption status as a conscientious objector. It all happened in Houston at the Armed Forces Examining and Entrance Station and it would set off a chain of events that would not cease until […]Read More
Carter G. Woodson was a multi-faceted educator/historian and is best-known as the author of the book “The Miseducation of the Negro” published in 1933. He was born in 1875 in Buckingham County, Virginia; however, what is seldom mentioned is his being the originator “Black History Month.” Being the first-generation son of a former […]Read More