Daryl Gross to lead Cal State L.A. Golden Eagles athletics

June 23, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

 

Dr. Daryl Gross was named the executive director for athletics at Cal State LA, the university announced Wednesday. He will begin his new position in July.

 

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Burke to host ‘Replace Your Ride’ event in Inglewood

June 23, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

 

Assembly­woman Autumn Burke will host a one-day “Replace Your Ride” event in Inglewood on Saturday June 25 from 10:00 to 3:00 pm, to help residents who wish,... Read more...

“Where are the African American and Latina Mark Zuckerbergs and Cheryl Sandbergs?"

June 23, 2016 

By Hill Harper 

NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist 

 

The question, which came from a participant in a minority business empowerment seminar, quieted the room. The answer is simple:... Read more...

Mahershala Ali Interview: The ‘Free State of Jones’ ; A Holler from Mahershala!

June 23, 2016 

By Kam Williams 

 

Born in Oakland and raised in neighboring Hayward, California, Mahershala Ali received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications at St. Mary’s College.... Read more...

CBC members join Rep. John Lewis and House Democrats to stage sit-in demanding a vote on gun violence legislation

June 23, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

 

CBC Chairman G. K. Butter­field (NC-01) and members of the CBC recently joined Democratic Leadership and their colleagues to stage a sit-in on the House Floor demanding... Read more...

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Descendants of slaves hold out against coal mining Written by RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI
Islam – A religion of peace? Written by Eric E. Vickers
Campbell’s quips: Mmm… Mmm… Good! Written by Kam Williams
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
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Jesse Jackson, Jr. sentenced to 2 ½ years; wife to serve 12 months Written by Freddie Allen
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Bankruptcy clouds Detroit mayoral primary election; Detroit mayoral candidates head to primary with unclear responsibilities under city bankruptcy Written by Corey Williams
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BLM criticizes arrest of senior citizen at Police Commission meeting

BLM criticizes arrest of senior citizen at Police Commission meeting

June 23, 2016  City News Service    Activists on Wednesday criticized the arrest of an 81-year- old black man during Tuesday’s Los Angeles Police...

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Community

7-Eleven celebrates South L.A. grand opening

7-Eleven celebrates South L.A. grand opening

June 23, 2016  by Charlene Muhammad  Contributing Writer   7-Eleven, Inc. franchisee Moiz Ali celebrated the grand opening of a new store in South...

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Sports News

Concussions end career of Notre Dame WR Corey Robinson

Concussions end career of Notre Dame WR Corey Robinson

June 16, 2016  By TOM COYNE  AP Sports Writer    Notre Dame’s Corey Robinson, the son of former NBA great David Robinson and the most experienced...

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Arts & Culture

Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital hosts Town Hall as first forum focuses on criminal justice and police reform

Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital hosts Town Hall as first forum focuses on criminal justice and police reform

June 23, 2016  LAWT News Service    Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital (ADD) moves into social justice programming by launching ADD’s first ever...

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