Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

December 01, 2016 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Serra High School basketball coach and dean of students Dwan Hurt passed away on Friday November 25. Hurt was going into his 28th year of coaching... Read more...

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Celebrates his Heritage with ‘Moana’

December 01, 2016 

Zon D’Amour 

Contributing Writer 

To say that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is “busy” is an understatement. The former athlete’s career has transcended his days as a WWE... Read more...

U.S. Senators demand study on Federal Advertising in Black-owned Media

December 01, 2016 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Contributor 

Five U.S. Senators have joined the fight for accountability in the federal government’s advertising practices – or lack thereof... Read more...

Common, Patti LaBelle to headline free ‘Keep the Promise’ Concert & March in L.A.; Celebrate World AIDS Day as AHF Goes ‘AROUND THE GLOBE IN A DAY’

November 24, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), recently announced their Around the Globe in a Day initiative, a series of events across the world to commemorate World AIDS Day and continue... Read more...

The Layers of a Black Man; Cal State Northridge students examine and present the activism, triumphs and ­challenges of black men.

November 24, 2016 

By Niele Anderson 

Contributing Writer 

California State University North­ridge (CSUN) recently held its 8th Bi-Annual Men of Color Enquiry and Student Research Poster Session.... Read more...

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