Month: January 2021
By Lydia Dillard, Texas Southern University Time steadily ticked away as Jonah Elijah only had two days to complete the biggest project of his rising career. Within those two days, the Houston Third Ward native sketched and painted a two-block-long Black Lives Matter mural to honor the life of a Houston native, whose name resonates […]
Kamala Harris officially became the 49th vice president of the U.S. on January 20 in Washington, D.C.
Joesph Biden officially became the 46th president of the U.S. on January 20 at noon in Washington, D.C.
By KTSU2 News Service Texas Southern University’s internationally noted debate team gave a rousing performance during a presidential pre-inaugural virtual event Tuesday designed to promote unity and celebrate the resiliency, culture and heroism of the Black community. The performance titled “Democracy Prevails” was pre-recorded and streamed live on bideninaugural.org/watch/ . The two-minute and six second […]
By KTSU2 News Service A Texas Southern University student said the mob violence at the U.S. Capitol Wednesday was unbelievable and that America needs to come together and not allow the divisive leadership of President Trump to further divide the nation. Deona Braxton said no one wins from violent confrontation. “I can’t believe that in […]
By KTSU2 News Service Violent protest erupted in Washington, D.C. Wednesday when pro-Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol Building attempting to stop lawmakers from certifying Electoral College votes declaring Joe Biden President-elect. Thousands of protestors poured onto the Capitol grounds, scaled the west wall, clashed with police, broke past barriers and stormed into the congressional […]