Wondalunch hosted their second event with Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Angela Rye and Janelle Monae

July 09, 2020

By Khari Jones Jr.

Contributing Writer

 

“Here we are. We are getting ready to hand out some food. Now everybody that’s not working, get back,” says Congresswoman Maxine Waters.

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Big Mac Racism at McDonald’s

July 09, 2020

By Whitney Gresham and Trevor W. Coleman II

The Michigan Chronicle

 

For more than 50 years, the McDonald’s Corporation took pride in branding itself as a socially conscious corporation... Read more...

“Stop Killing Us:” Activists Bring Their Pain to State Capitol

July 09, 2020

By Antonio Ray Harvey

California Black Media

Last week, several California social and criminal justice organizations, as well as community-based groups, gathered for a rally... Read more...

Black Groups Drag FDA Into Lawsuit Over Newport, Kool Other Menthol Cigs

July 09, 2020

By Antonio Ray Harvey

California Black Media

Seven out of 10 African American youth between ages 12 and 17 who smoke use menthol cigarettes, according to the... Read more...

Kacie Strategies Hosts Virtual Round Table Addressing Racial Inequities with Los Angeles Executive Director of Civil and Human Rights Department

July 09, 2020

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

Los Angeles took immediate action to crucial national disparities, such as COVID-19 testing capacity and racial uprisings stemming from the... Read more...

News

Black Lives Matter at 7 Years and the Meaning of this Movement-Moment

Black Lives Matter at 7 Years and the Meaning of this Movement-Moment

July 09, 2020 By Melina Abdullah Contributing Writer   “We are the diviners of change!” proclaims Janaya “Future” Khan. Three thousand people...

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Community

City Council Cuts $150 Million From LAPD Budget to Fund Community Programs

City Council Cuts $150 Million From LAPD Budget to Fund Community Programs

July 02, 2020 City News Service   The Los Angeles City Council voted July 1, to cut $150 million from the police department's budget next fiscal year,...

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Sports News

Mahomes’ big bet on football pays off with $503 million deal

Mahomes’ big bet on football pays off with $503 million deal

July 09, 2020 By Michael Marot AP Sports Writer   Patrick Mahomes risked everything when he opted for football over baseball. Turns out, he got baseball...

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Arts & Culture

Hollywood catches up to director Gina Prince-Bythewood

Hollywood catches up to director Gina Prince-Bythewood

July 09, 2020 By Lindsey Bahr AP Film Writer   Gina Prince-Bythewood knows what good fighting looks like. The “Love & Basketball” director...

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