Entries by Lisa Diggs

Dear Mr. President…..

By Thomas Breen – New Haven Independent: The New Haven Alumnae Chapter (NHAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and members of the Greater New Haven community penned a letter to President Donald J. Trump expressing concerns about policies and appointments that many feel run counter to the principles and values of the country. The […]

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Community Letter to President

New Haven, CT, March 15, 2017 – The New Haven Alumnae Chapter (NHAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and members of the greater New Haven community penned a letter to President Donald J. Trump expressing concerns about numerous policies he has created and appointments he has made that many feel run counter to the […]

2 Paths Seen To Black Power

By Thomas Breen – New Haven Independent: Fighting back in 2017 requires crafting a “black agenda” or an “American agenda” — two different approaches suggested in a passionate community discussion held Tuesday night in Newhallville. Read more here…2 Paths Seen To Black Power  

Abandon All Hope? Not Just Yet

By Thomas Breen – New Haven Independent: Amid all the talk about impending dangers from the incoming regime in Washington, Karen DuBois-Walton offered a glimmer of hope Tuesday night: Perhaps, just perhaps, there is opportunity in uncertainty? DuBois-Walton, who runs New Haven’s housing authority, was one of three expert speakers at a “community conversation” on […]

Deltas’ Message: Don’t Move; Organize

By Thomas Breen – New Haven Independent: One week after a nationwide wave of populist, conservative discontent helped Donald J. Trump win the presidency and Republicans retain majorities in both houses of the U.S. Congress, community leaders called for frustrated New Haveners to work together to protect abortion rights, protect immigrants, and prepare voters for […]

Mardi Gras comes to CT to raise scholarship funds

New Haven, CT, October 15, 2016 – The New Haven Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. together with the Epsilon Iota Iota Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. will host the Red Haute Masquerade Mardi Gras Scholarship Dance on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 7 pm.