Tag Archives : Unity


ENCOURAGING BLACK FATHERS

(This story appeared in the July 16th edition of the Houston Chronicle.) Several hundred black fathers gathered at Houston’s MacGregor Park on Sunday to shatter stereotypes that they are just “deadbeats” or “sperm donors” and to encourage, rather than shame, those needing to do a better job. Project Forward community activist Deric Muhammadsaid he pushed for […]

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Deric Muhammad Supports the Wrongfully Convicted

    After 14 years in prison for attempted rape, Reginald Matthews says DNA from the 1990 case clears him of any wrongdoing.   Where that evidence is, or f it exists at all, is the question that Matthews and his supporters posed to Harris County District Attorney Devo n Anderson in a closed-door meeting on Wednesday.   “That’s the […]