Los Angeles Clippers Foundation Join the Salvation Army to ‘Feed the Community’

October 12, 2017 

By Lauren A. Jones 

Contributing Writer 

 

Chaka Pruitt will not have to worry about purchasing groceries to cook for her two adolescent daughters for at least a week thanks... Read more...

Taste of Soul Has Your Medical, Safety, and Informational Plan Covered 

October 12, 2017  

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer

 

The Taste of Soul (TOS) Family Festival is just one week away! As the TOS Nation counts down the days till Los Angeles’ largest... Read more...

Airbnb Campaigns to Increase Diversity on Its Platform

October 12, 2017 

By Freddie Allen 

NNPA Newswire 

 

Airbnb, the housing marketplace that connects travelers with hosts in 65,000 cities and 191 countries worldwide, is now on a mission to... Read more...

In Partnership with Habitat for Humanity: A New Homeowner’s Journey

October 12, 2017 

By Darralynn Hutson 

Contributing Writer 

 

There’s something to be said about perseverance, for 35-year-old new homeowner, Denise Harris of Watts; it means life for her... Read more...

Bill Russell Supports Pro Athlete’s Fight Against Injustice

October 05, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

 

NBA Legend Bill Russell posted a photo of himself taking a knee on his Twitter account. Russell was wearing his presidential medal of... Read more...

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John Punch: First documented American slave, Obama ancestor Written by Jennifer Bihm
California ‘lifers’ leaving prison at record pace Written by PAUL ELIAS
Marian Wright Edelman to be Inducted into South Carolina Hall of Fame Written by LAWT News Service
Black women still penalized for race and gender Written by Jazelle Hunt
Black Americans in the Revolutionary War: Part I – Taking Sides for Freedom Written by George J. Bryjak
Dunn to be retried on first-degree murder charge Written by LAWT News Service
Holder favors voting rights for ex-felons Written by Freddie Allen
FBI confirms activist was killed SD in 1973 Written by LAWT News Service
Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes Written by LAWT News Service
USC Halloween Shooter Convicted; Family says USC pressured prosecutors to satisfy university donors Written by LAWT News Service
Inaugural Black History Month Awards Luncheon Hosted by Al Sharpton; The National Action Network held it’s first annual Black History Awards Luncheon in Beverly Hills Written by Princess Manasseh
Report: Child Poverty in U.S. Escalating Written by Margaret Summers
LAPD officers violated policy in manhunt shooting Written by LAWT News Service
Civil Rights groups say ‘Herbalife’ is a Multi-Level Marketing Scheme; Coalition urges California and federal Attorneys General to take action Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Murder suspect sought Written by LAWT News Service
International court weighs Kenya president’s case Written by TOBY STERLING
Upward mobility not based on merit Written by Jazelle Hunt
Judge to decide if Black press will be treated fairly by tobacco firms Written by George E. Curry
Morris Turner, Wee Pals comic strip creator, dies Written by LAWT News Service
Moving the race conversation forward Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’ Written by George E. Curry
Listen and act, environmental justice activists say to major federal agencies Written by Saeed Shabazz
‘Disrespected’ Obama appointed the most Black judges Written by Freddie Allen
Desegregation aid could end for Arkansas schools Written by CHUCK BARTELS
Sheriff’s lawsuits cost $43 million Written by LAWT News Service
Pete Scott named Nat’l Fireman of the Year in 2013; “Because of the prayers of my parents, I am what I am” Written by Gigi Tinsley
Consumer alert: Tips for Californians to prevent tax-related identity theft Written by LAWT News Service
Proposed tobacco settlement excludes Black media Written by George E. Curry
The rise and fall of the KKK Written by Michael McGee
Push for sentencing changes underway in Congress Written by HENRY C. JACKSON

News

The NNPA Calls on Congress to Take More Aggressive Stance against ‘Fake Ads’ Targeting African-Americans

The NNPA Calls on Congress to Take More Aggressive Stance against ‘Fake Ads’ Targeting African-Americans

October 12, 2017  LAWT News Service    The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Chairman Dorothy R. Leavell and NNPA President and CEO...

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Community

Travel with Metro and Stay at an Airbnb for the 12th Annual Taste of Soul; L.A. tourism and diversity take center stage for this year’s Taste of Soul with sponsors Airbnb and Metro

Travel with Metro and Stay at an Airbnb for the 12th Annual Taste of Soul; L.A. tourism and diversity take center stage for this year’s Taste of Soul with sponsors Airbnb and Metro

October 12, 2017  By Shonassee Shaver  Contributing Writer    As the 12th Annual Taste of Soul (TOS) Family Festival approaches, TOS sponsors Airbnb...

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Sports News

Los Angeles Chargers and WSS Lace Elementary School Students with New Kicks

Los Angeles Chargers and WSS Lace Elementary School Students with New Kicks

October 12, 2017  By Lauren A. Jones  Contributing Writer    The Chargers introduced their annual back-to-school give away to the south Los Angeles...

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Arts & Culture

Ed Gordon asks:  How Black Are You?; Gordon stars in Bounce network newsmagazine show, Ed Gordon

Ed Gordon asks:  How Black Are You?; Gordon stars in Bounce network newsmagazine show, Ed Gordon

October 12, 2017  By Lapacazo Sandoval  Contributing Writer    We live in an ugly world and as human beings, our very survival means the death...

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