Editorials Archives - Los Angeles Sentinel
Letter from the Co-Editors
January 1, 2015
(Left to Right: Nicole Williams, Brian Carter and Amen Oyiboke)
Dear Sentinel Readers,
We would like to thank you for all the years of support, dedication and the readership that has made this publication the proud paper it is today. ... read more »
This Has to Stop!
July 20, 2013
That sickening, sinking feeling has crawled into our guts yet again.
We in the Black community wonder when it will ever stop.
We thought we were beyond this when 15-year-old teenage Latasha Harlins was murdered over a bottle of orange juice by a Korean merchant in 1991. ... read more »
“I’ve Been Looking for Senator Obama All My Life”
February 4, 2008
There is a fresh and exciting phenomenon swirling throughout America today. It is a phenomenon called Barack Obama, an African American whose action, oratory and vision is showing Americans everywhere that intelligence, ... read more »
COMMENTARY – Jan Perry, L.A. Councilmember
December 20, 2007
Since being elected in 2001 the matter of serious, violent crime has been the greatest challenge. As the Councilwoman for the Ninth District, I have used every tool available to me to seek a far better outcome for our community. ... read more »
COMMENTARY: Senator Barack Obama
November 22, 2007
Recently, the Georgia Supreme Court intervened in the case of Genarlow Wilson, a twenty-one year old Georgia honor student who was sentenced to eleven years in prison—even though he didn’t even commit a felony. ... read more »