The ACLU of Southern California Recognizes Kaepernick

December 07, 2017

By Amanda Scurlock

Sports Writer

 

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California honored free agent quarterback and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick... Read more...

Black Faith Leaders Encourage Their Flocks to Sign Up for Obamacare

December 07, 2017

By Freddie Allen

NNPA Newswire

 

Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable... Read more...

Hyundai Better L.A. Contest Awards Winner Brand New 2018 Hyundai Sonata SEL

December 07, 2017

By Kimberlee Buck

Staff Writer

 

Since late October, Bakewell Media has continued to bask in the success of the 12th annual Taste of Soul (TOS) family festival... Read more...

POLL: Antonio Villaraigosa could be California’s next Governor; Gavin Newsom’s lead evaporating

December 07, 2017

By Jennifer Bihm

Assistant Editor

 

A recent poll for the 2018 California gubernatorial primary shows former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is hot on the heels of current... Read more...

Our Princess Finds Her Prince; Actor Meghan Markle to wed Prince Harry

November 30, 2017

By Kimberlee Buck

Staff Writer

 

Prior to last month, “Suits” actress Meghan Markle, 36, was deemed in a negative light as Prince Harry’s, 33, “biracial girlfriend from... Read more...

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Sen. Holly J. Mitchell named recipient of inaugural Willie L. Brown, Jr., award; Award marks 40th anniversary of California Association of Black Lawyers Written by LAWT News Service
Women’s History Month Recognizes: Linda Jay; Activism is an ongoing job—and she’s committed! Written by Brian W. Carter
Ex-Sheriff Convicted in Federal Corruption Retrial Written by FRED SHUSTER
Waters Launches “Trump Tracker” to hold Administration Accountable Written by LAWT News Service
District Attorney Jackie Lacey tells the truth and nothing but the truth; Lacey made history becoming the first woman, and the first African-American to hold the position of Los Angeles District Attorney Written by Brandon I. Brooks
HBCU Presidents’ White House Visit Debacle; HBCU alumni respond as the Trump Administration does it again and black folks walk away feeling used, tricked and uncertain about Trumps motives Written by Niele Anderson, Contributing Writer
No on Measure S Wins, Yes on Measure H Delivers For Homeless Written by Staff Report
Mayor Garcetti Reelected in Landslide Written by Jennifer Bihm
Councilman Price Reelected to The New 9th Written by Kimberlee Buck
Los Angeles County Sues State of California To Block Flawed Redistricting Law; SB 958 violates state’s constitution, discriminates against more than 1 million voters, eliminates local control Written by LAWT News Service 
L.A. Watts Times Endorses Measure on H Written by LAWT News Service
Councilmember Harris-Dawson says Yes on H and No on S; We ought to reject selfishness on March 7th Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor and Kimberlee Buck Contributing Writer
Trump and the Black Caucus plan to meet for the first time Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Black Women’s Forum celebrates Black History Month with Founder and Special Guest Congresswoman Maxine Waters Written by Shonassee Shaver
Al Jarreau Dead at 76 Written by City News Service
Sen. Kamala Harris talks Black History Month and Politics Written by Brandon I. Brooks
City Approves $1.5 million settlement in lawsuit over police shooting of Ezell Ford Written by City News Service
L.A. County steps up efforts to eradicate homelessness Written by Charlene Muhammad
California says #RESIST Written by Niele Anderson
Emmett Till’s accuser admits it was all a lie; Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Admits It was All a Lie Written by Stacy M. Brown
Mother of Ezell Ford speaks out against DA’s refusal to file charges; No criminal charges for LAPD officers involved in the killing of Ezell Ford Written by Kimberlee Buck
Women’s March Global Takeover Written by Niele Anderson
Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments Written by Niele Anderson
The Best of President Barack Obama; As we forge ahead, we look back at some of the highlights of the United States of America’s first African American president Written by LAWT Report
Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members Written by Meg Kinnard and Jeffrey Collins
Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations Written by Charlene Muhammad
The CBC celebrates history with 49 members in the 115th Congress Written by Freddie Allen
No charges for Wayne Spindler Written by CRAIG CLOUGH 
Notable Deaths Written by LAWT News Service
Michelle Obama tells Oprah that 2016 Election ‘Was Painful’ Written by Associated Press

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Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations, endorses son to succeed him

Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations, endorses son to succeed him

December 07, 2017 By Corey Williams and Richard Lardner Associated Press   Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned from Congress on Tuesday after a...

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Community

Proposed Vermont Manchester Project Advances

Proposed Vermont Manchester Project Advances

December 07, 2017 LAWT News Service   After being a source of blight for 25 years, a vacant lot spanning two city blocks in Southwest Los Angeles is...

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Sports News

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

December 07, 2017 By Lauren A. Jones Contributing Writer   With blue skies and the San Gabriel mountains as the backdrop, the Jackie Robinson statue...

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Arts & Culture

Hey, Los Angeles—wake up! Vivica A. Fox wants to give away $1,500 this holiday season!

Hey, Los Angeles—wake up! Vivica A. Fox wants to give away $1,500 this holiday season!

December 07, 2017 By Lapacazo Sandoval Contributing Writer   Dear Los Angeles, I want to share information about a great, holiday opportunity that’s...

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