The Changing Supreme Court and How It Will Affect African Americans?

July 12, 2018 

By Talley Morton & Faith Petrie 

LAWT Interns 

 

It’s no coincidence that the thought of political power manifests the imagery of White, straight males. Who can blame... Read more...

Joe Adams, Longtime Manager of Ray Charles Dies at 94

July 12, 2018 

Special to the L.A. Watts Times 

 

On Tuesday, July 3, the longtime manager of legendary musician Ray Charles and former Chairman of the Board of The Ray Charles Foundation, Joe Adams... Read more...

Community Leaders Hail Life of Civil Rights Leaders John Mack

July 12, 2018 

City News Service 

 

 

Community leaders, elected officials, dignitaries, family and friends packed a Los Angeles church today to bid farewell to John Mack, a longtime Southland... Read more...

Niecy Nash Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

July 12, 2018 

City News Service

 

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled this week honoring actress Niecy Nash, star of the TNT dramedy “Claws,” and two-time Primetime Emmy nominee and... Read more...

Trump Revokes Obama Guidance on Race in School Admissions

July 12, 2018 

By ERIC TUCKER 

Associated Press 

 

Last week, the Trump administration rescinded Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a student's race into account to promote... Read more...











News

CBC Chairman Statement on Trump Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh; “One would think that Senate Majority Leader McConnell would wait until after the election before allowing the Senate to consider this nominee as he insisted on doing two years ago wh

CBC Chairman Statement on Trump Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh; “One would think that Senate Majority Leader McConnell would wait until after the election before allowing the Senate to consider this nominee as he insisted on doing  two years ago wh

July 12, 2018  LAWT News Service    The Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, Congressman Cedric L. Richmond (D-LA-02), released the following...

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Community

Authorities Identify Man Shot and Killed in Willowbrook

July 12, 2018  City News Service    Authorities today identified 19-year-old man who was gunned down in the unincorporated Willowbrook area near...

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Sports News

Lance Stephenson accepts LeBron’s call to team up for Lakers

Lance Stephenson accepts LeBron’s call to team up for Lakers

July 12, 2018    By GREG BEACHAM  AP Sports Writer    Lance Stephenson always felt his famed rivalry with LeBron James was rooted in mutual respect.   When...

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Arts & Culture

Judge Signals Inclination to Allow ExModel’s Defamation Case to Proceed

Judge Signals Inclination to Allow ExModel’s Defamation Case to Proceed

July 12, 2018   By BILL HETHERMAN  City News Service    A judge said today he is inclined to allow Janice Dickinson's defamation lawsuit against...

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