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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Congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr. reports to Butner Federal Correctional Facility in North Carolina Written by LAWT News Service
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Call me Senator Cory Booker; Booker wins Senate seat Written by Glenn Townes
Black farmers finally collect in $1.2 billion in discrimination case Written by Freddie Allen
NAACP Board of Directors holds final board meeting of the year Written by LAWT News Service
Walters honored, lionized at Howard U. Conference Written by Barrington M. Salmon
Back on the job, federal workers worry about another shutdown Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama taps Jeh Johnson to lead Homeland Security Written by LAWT News Service
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U.S. increases un-needed surveillance of citizens Written by Freddie Allen
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National Black Church Initiative; NBCI asks Black community to leave Tavis Smiley and Dr. Cornel West alone, “take their hands off of these brothers” Written by LAWT News Service
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Obama hopeful, but unyielding in talks with Iran Written by LAWT News Service
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