Barack, Michelle, and the Sports World

January 19, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Championship Jerseys

 

President Obama has invited several champions to the White House. Annual NBA champs, Team... Read more...

Obama’s Top Entertainment Moments

January 19, 2017  

1. Kicking It With Queen Bey

 

What better way to kick off your second term as president than in the presence of royalty? In 2008, Obama had the “Queen of Soul”, Read more...

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

January 19, 2017 

LAWT Report 

Obama wins in 2008 

On November 4, 2008 Senator Barack Obama was elected president of the United States. On January 20, 2009 Senator Barack Obama was... Read more...

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy

January 12, 2017 

By Xavier Higgs

For many, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day is a just another a national holiday or maybe a day of public service. For some who personally knew Dr. King, it changed their life forever... Read more...

Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations

January 12, 2017 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributing Writer

Civil rights leaders condemned the rushed Jan. 10 hearing of Senator Jeff Sessions, President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Attorney... Read more...

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50th Anniversary March on Washington, A nation pays tribute Written by Xavier Higgs
Keep on Walking, Keep on Talking,’ MLK III Urges Marchers ; Crowd Covers National Mall for 50th Anniversary of 1963 March Written by Gregory Dale
Powell questions Zimmerman verdict; suggests case will be forgotten Written by Kevin Liptak
Those who were there, March on Washington, 50th Anniversary Written by Xavier Higgs
Obama: Because they marched, America changed Written by Kevin Liptak
Moving out of the dreamer’s shadow: A King daughter’s long journey Written by John Blake
Staff Sgt. Randolph Elder was posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal Written by Sgt. Jacob Harrer
ACLU: Muslims face more scrutiny for citizenship Written by AMY TAXIN
Civil service rights limited for ‘sensitive’ jobs Written by FREDERIC J. FROMMER
Phoenix Black community tackles racial profiling and Stand Your Ground Written by Charlene Muhammad
President Obama recognized integrated military force during keynote remarks at 60th anniversary Korean War event in Washington;Korean War Veterans from across the nation attended observance Written by LAWT News Service
Life after the verdict; LAWT goes 1 on 1 with Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton(Exclusive) Written by Charlene Muhammad
Justice Department gets ‘Smart on Crime’ Written by Freddie Allen
Booker cruises in NJ Democratic Senate primary Written by Geoff Mulvill and Angela Delli Santi
Zimbabwe's Mugabe: Black empowerment tops agenda Written by Angus Shaw
Michelle Obama in hip-hop healthy eating video Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Fidel Castro turns 87 behind closed doors Written by Peter Orsi
Judge changing baby's name Messiah draws reaction Written by Travis Loller
Jesse Jackson, Jr. sentenced to 2 ½ years; wife to serve 12 months Written by Freddie Allen
Organizers push to finalize march plans; March on Washington 50th Anniversary takes shape Written by Barrington M. Salmon
Bankruptcy clouds Detroit mayoral primary election; Detroit mayoral candidates head to primary with unclear responsibilities under city bankruptcy Written by Corey Williams
Will fast-food street protests in big cities help spur hike in minimum wage? Written by Sharon Cohen
Egypt says diplomacy has failed to resolve crisis Written by AYA BATRAWY
Jesse Jackson calls Morocco reforms the ‘Wave of the Future’ Written by George E. Curry
Gun Violence Leading Cause of Death of Black Children Written by Freddie Allen
Obama to speak at March on Washington Written by LAWT News Service
Jobs still a key issue 50 years after historic D.C. march Written by George E. Curry
Senate finally approves Obama nominee for ATF Written by Alan Fram
Chemist hopes to be Germany's first black lawmaker Written by Frank Jordans
MSG banking $100 million the Forum will be fabulous again; Inglewood Mayor Butts’ bold vision becomes reality Written by KENNETH MILLER

News

Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

January 19, 2017  By Niele Anderson  Contributing Writer    Creative, innovative, a scholar of Harvard and Princeton all the while still the home...

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Community

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

January 19, 2017  By Brian W. Carter  Contributing Writer  We have watched them grow up in front of our eyes over the past eight years. They have...

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Sports News

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

January 12, 2017  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  The Inglewood baseball fund brought together professional and youth baseball players at the...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES January 19-26, 2017

January 19, 2017 Aries  With Mars in Pisces and a quieter sector of your chart, it could be difficult to feel as motivated as usual. Tie this in with...

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