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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Justice Department gets ‘Smart on Crime’ Written by Freddie Allen
Booker cruises in NJ Democratic Senate primary Written by Geoff Mulvill and Angela Delli Santi
Zimbabwe's Mugabe: Black empowerment tops agenda Written by Angus Shaw
Michelle Obama in hip-hop healthy eating video Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Fidel Castro turns 87 behind closed doors Written by Peter Orsi
Judge changing baby's name Messiah draws reaction Written by Travis Loller
Jesse Jackson, Jr. sentenced to 2 ½ years; wife to serve 12 months Written by Freddie Allen
Organizers push to finalize march plans; March on Washington 50th Anniversary takes shape Written by Barrington M. Salmon
Bankruptcy clouds Detroit mayoral primary election; Detroit mayoral candidates head to primary with unclear responsibilities under city bankruptcy Written by Corey Williams
Will fast-food street protests in big cities help spur hike in minimum wage? Written by Sharon Cohen
Egypt says diplomacy has failed to resolve crisis Written by AYA BATRAWY
Jesse Jackson calls Morocco reforms the ‘Wave of the Future’ Written by George E. Curry
Gun Violence Leading Cause of Death of Black Children Written by Freddie Allen
Obama to speak at March on Washington Written by LAWT News Service
Jobs still a key issue 50 years after historic D.C. march Written by George E. Curry
Senate finally approves Obama nominee for ATF Written by Alan Fram
Chemist hopes to be Germany's first black lawmaker Written by Frank Jordans
MSG banking $100 million the Forum will be fabulous again; Inglewood Mayor Butts’ bold vision becomes reality Written by KENNETH MILLER
Securing the vote for all Americans Written by Valerie Jarrett
Obama, Clinton meet for lunch, sparking 2016 buzz Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
The United Job Creation Council helps ‘high risk’ youth in the Los Angeles community Written by Shonassee Shaver
Congress commemorates historic March on Washington Written by Suzanne Gamboa
Jesse Jackson to Fla. gov: No apology for comments Written by Gary Fineout
U.S. Attorney Birotte speaks to Black Journalists Written by Xavier Higgs
California Black Caucus Contemplate Florida Boycott Written by Xavier Higgs
Black leaders celebrate Nelson Mandela’s birthday Written by Freddie Allen
New documentary about Trinidadian “Hero” Written by LAWT News Service
Blacks Who Stand Their Ground Often Imprisoned Written by Zenitha Prince
Samuel L. Jackson in the dark on new ‘Star Wars’ Written by CHRIS TALBOTT
Activists, family rally, march in support of prison hunger strikers; Protesters demand an end to solitary and other issues in CA Prisons Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga

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