Digital Edition of Houston Defender

Week of July 19, 2018 

  • Local & State News: Bodies at site believed to be freed slaves; City supports one MLK Day parade; Harvey consumer issues program launched
  • National News: Chicago activist demands all footage from shooting; Obama wins over Trump as best president; Black women hit hard by student loan debt; Black women advised to date outside their race; Home ownership wealth gap widens among millennials; Macy’s relief fund designed to help employees in need
  • Entertainment: Queen Latifa helping women make movies
  • Center Fold: 10 things to know about kids & mental health
  • College & Pro Sports: Serena sends message to moms after loss; Houston to host 2023 men’s basketball Final Four
  • High School Sports: Kids learn to swim and more at Hester House
  • Top Events: AARP Reception; Texas Art For Justice Forum; TSU Alumni Picnic