USC Football Escapes Utah in 28-27 Win at the Coliseum

October 19, 2017

By Lauren A. Jones

Contributing Writer

 

The fate of USC’s season rested on a two-point conversion attempt by Utah in the final moments of USC’s Saturday night (Oct. 14)... Read more...

Banning Menthol Cigarettes Will Have ‘Unintended Consequences’, Coalition Says

October 19, 2017

By Jennifer Bihm

Assistant Editor

 

A ban on menthol flavored cigarettes beginning to sweep the nation will have unintended negative consequences, especially for African Americans... Read more...

NAEJA Highlights Public Education at Annual Banquet

 October 19, 2017

By Cora Jackson-Fossett

Staff Writer

 

Nearly 300 people attended the 16th Annual Banquet and Awards Dinner sponsored by the National Association for Equal Justice in America... Read more...

Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Break Ground on New Building for Their USC Academy

October 19, 2017

By Lauren A. Jones

Contributing Writer

 

Music legends Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young, also known as Dr. Dre, dug into what will be known as the Iovine and Young Hall, home to... Read more...

Taste Of Soul Nation Helps The Homeless

October 19, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

The city and county of Los Angeles are undertaking a historic effort to address homelessness across the region. Back in February 2016, they both approved... Read more...

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Young, Black and afraid of ‘The System’; The Michael Dunn trial and 2-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death lead young African-American men into the 21st century cynical of their justice system Written by Corey Arvin
Gun violence aimed at Black males triggers concern Written by Freddie Allen
High court allows disputed home search Written by MARK SHERMAN
John Punch: First documented American slave, Obama ancestor Written by Jennifer Bihm
California ‘lifers’ leaving prison at record pace Written by PAUL ELIAS
Marian Wright Edelman to be Inducted into South Carolina Hall of Fame Written by LAWT News Service
Black women still penalized for race and gender Written by Jazelle Hunt
Black Americans in the Revolutionary War: Part I – Taking Sides for Freedom Written by George J. Bryjak
Dunn to be retried on first-degree murder charge Written by LAWT News Service
Holder favors voting rights for ex-felons Written by Freddie Allen
FBI confirms activist was killed SD in 1973 Written by LAWT News Service
Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes Written by LAWT News Service
USC Halloween Shooter Convicted; Family says USC pressured prosecutors to satisfy university donors Written by LAWT News Service
Inaugural Black History Month Awards Luncheon Hosted by Al Sharpton; The National Action Network held it’s first annual Black History Awards Luncheon in Beverly Hills Written by Princess Manasseh
Report: Child Poverty in U.S. Escalating Written by Margaret Summers
LAPD officers violated policy in manhunt shooting Written by LAWT News Service
Civil Rights groups say ‘Herbalife’ is a Multi-Level Marketing Scheme; Coalition urges California and federal Attorneys General to take action Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Murder suspect sought Written by LAWT News Service
International court weighs Kenya president’s case Written by TOBY STERLING
Upward mobility not based on merit Written by Jazelle Hunt
Judge to decide if Black press will be treated fairly by tobacco firms Written by George E. Curry
Morris Turner, Wee Pals comic strip creator, dies Written by LAWT News Service
Moving the race conversation forward Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’ Written by George E. Curry
Listen and act, environmental justice activists say to major federal agencies Written by Saeed Shabazz
‘Disrespected’ Obama appointed the most Black judges Written by Freddie Allen
Desegregation aid could end for Arkansas schools Written by CHUCK BARTELS
Sheriff’s lawsuits cost $43 million Written by LAWT News Service
Pete Scott named Nat’l Fireman of the Year in 2013; “Because of the prayers of my parents, I am what I am” Written by Gigi Tinsley
Consumer alert: Tips for Californians to prevent tax-related identity theft Written by LAWT News Service

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