Brandon E. Allen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications, a Master of Business Administration from Prairie View A&M University as well as a Graduate certificate in African American Studies from the University of Houston. The past eleven years he taught high school History and Economics in Houston, Texas. He is currently an African American Studies graduate student at Clark Atlanta University, in Atlanta, Georgia. Brandon wants to do eminent research in Afrocentricity especially with respect to entertainment, education, history, and the critical race theory as well as its societal impact on Africans and Africans of the Diaspora and its importance to our freedom and independence.
Fourth Ward is the oldest established African American neighborhood in Houston, Texas. It was created in 1839 by the city of Houston as one its six political districts. Fourth Ward is located directly west of downtown Houston and in 1866, it was the site of … Read MoreFourth Ward, Houston, Texas (1839- )