REVIEW: ‘American Trial: The Eric Garner Story’

May 21, 2020

By Lapacazo Sandoval

Contributing Writer

 

In February 2020, a 25-year old African American man named Ahmaud Arbery was shot, murdered by a white father and son. They tracked Mr.... Read more...

Rep. Waters Mourns Passing of Columnist & Activist Larry Aubry

May 21, 2020

LAWT News Service

 

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) issued a statement on the death of community activist and former Los Angeles Sentinel columnist, Larry Aubry: 

“Greater... Read more...

Five Acts to Follow: Legislation to Cut Rents and Other Bills You Should Know About

May 21, 2020

By Antonio Ray Harvey

California Black Media

 

During difficult times such as now, it’s in your best interest to keep an eye on laws working their way through the California State... Read more...

The Trifecta of Black Disempowerment: Poverty, Pollution, and the Pandemic

May 21, 2020

By Pastor William D. Smart, Jr.

 

They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. But what hasn’t been killing us has actually made us weaker.

Last month, I joined a coalition... Read more...

A Crisis on Two Fronts: Black Immigrants Face COVID-19 in California and Back Home

May 21, 2020

By Manny Otiko

California Black Media 

 

California is home to an estimated 11 million immigrants and many of them are Black — from Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe... Read more...

News

ANGEL NEIGHBORS IN COVID-19 TIMES –TELLING YOUR STORY TO SAY THANKS

ANGEL NEIGHBORS IN COVID-19 TIMES –TELLING YOUR STORY TO SAY THANKS

May 21, 2020 Special to L.A. Watts Times   On April 29, 1992, Ward Economic Development Corp (WEDC) had just completed its first housing development...

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Community

A Celebration: Robin Claire Ross

A Celebration: Robin Claire Ross

May 21, 2020 Special to L.A. Watts Times   Robin Claire Ross was born to Barbara and Walter “Buddy” Wilkinson in New York City on August 21, 1954. Her...

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Sports News

Body of WWE’s Shad Gaspard found after suspected drowning

Body of WWE’s Shad Gaspard found after suspected drowning

May 21, 2020 Associated Press   The body of former World Wrestling Entertainment pro Shad Gaspard was found early Wednesday on Los Angeles’ Venice...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES May 21-28, 2020

May 21, 2020 Aries MAR 21 - APR 19 Oh, the webs we weave when it comes to love and romance! This week you might find yourself all tangled up in the...

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