Thursday, March 26, 2015
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‘My Sister’s Keeper’ Launched at Howard University & Spelman College
Written by Maria Adebola 26 March 2015
Black Women’s Health Imperative, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit has launched the first chapter of the “My Sister’s Keeper” initiative at Howard University and Spelman College. The program ... read more >>
Arnwine Resigns as Head of Lawyers’ Committee
Written by George E. Curry, NPAA Editor-in-Chief 26 March 2015
WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Barbara R. Arnwine does not back down from a fight. After the U.S. Supreme Court issued a series of rulings that limited the rights of employees to sue their employers for discrimination, ... read more >>
CSUDH Professor Receives Fulbright Award
Written by Sentinel News Service, newsroom@lasentinel.net 26 March 2015
Irene Osisioma, associate professor of teacher education at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship grant during the 2015-2016 academic year to ... read more >>
Black Employee Files Wrongful Termination Suit against Mount St. Mary’s
Written by City News Service 26 March 2015
A black former staff member at Mount St. Mary's University is suing his former employer alleging he was fired last year for dancing at a shopping mall with a student of another race. Mark Forte also ... read more >>
Report: Minimum Wage Hike Would Have More Benefits Than Drawbacks
Written by City News Service 26 March 2015
  A proposal to raise the minimum wage in Los Angeles to as high as $15.25 per hour by 2019 would have more benefits than drawbacks and increase the wages of about 600,000 workers, according ... read more >>
Multicultural Consumers Transforming the U.S. Mainstream
Written by Sentinel News Service, newsroom@lasentinel.net 25 March 2015
 With multicultural consumer spending in the United States today at $3.4 trillion, this “super consumer” group has tremendous impact on U.S. mainstream culture, according to a Nielsen report released ... read more >>
Waters Announces $738,000 for Housing Authority of LA County
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 March 2015
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), ranking member of the Committee on Financial Services, recently announced that the Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles (HACoLA) will receive a $738,000 ... read more >>
WIN TICKETS to the Aquarium of the Pacific!
Written by Super User II 17 February 2015
WIN TICKETS TO THE AQUARIUM OF THE PACIFIC! (scroll down for entry form) read more >>
Community Celebrates Swearing-In of California State Assemblymember Mike Gipson
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 February 2015
  African elders bless new leadership for the 64th Assembly District. Mike Gipson, newly elected California Assemblymember for the 64th District was sworn-in at a public community ceremony at California ... read more >>
“Does Your Life Speak of Love & Service”
Written by Angela Howard 30 January 2015
“Does Your Life Speak of Love & Service”               This past weekend I attended the home going service of a dear friend Dr. Carol Spellen.  I’ve had the honor and privilege of knowing ... read more >>
Sustaining and Supporting Ferguson: Building a Culture and Community of Struggle
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga 06 November 2014
  Clearly, we have to be impressed and inspired by the sustained and seduction-resistant struggle waged by the people of Ferguson—who have not relented, or listened to the standard hype of “healing” ... read more >>
KENYA PRESIDENT STEPS DOWN TO FACE CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY CHARGE
Written by Global Information Network 09 October 2014
(courtesy photo: President Uhuru Kenyatta reviewing troops prior to exit)  (GIN) – After failing to win further delays in a hearing of serious charges against him, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced ... read more >>
Single Mom Planet Looks Out For Mothers
Written by Maya Humes, Sentinel Intern 14 August 2014
Today, there are 12 million single parent families in the United States. Single mothers head more than 80% of those 12 million families.  When Neferteri Shepherd’s marriage crumbled after 5 years and ... read more >>
‘Becoming a Father Changed my Life’
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 12 June 2014
“Having [my son] saved my life,” young father Jovan told the Sentinel. “As he grows up I just want it to be safe for him. I want him to be safe and get an education.” (photo by Jennifer Bihm) Local ... read more >>
Slideshows
Written by Super User II 21 April 2014
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VIDEO: Scandal's Joe Morton Talks to the Sentinel
Written by Princess Manasseh 07 March 2014
2AtdH-2wLHs Everyone's favorite Diabolical Dad talks to the Sentinel about his Scandalous character Rowan Pope, the show, and his thoughts on Black films. watch video >>
TCWF Announces Judy Belk as their new CEO
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 06 March 2014
  The California Wellness Foundation (TCWF) recently announced the appointment of their first African American Woman President & CEO Judy Belk effective April 7. “Belk is a seasoned leader ... read more >>
CORA JACKSON FOSSETT, CITY OF L.A. PUBLIC AFFAIRS DIRECTOR RETIRES FROM CITY SERVICE AND REFLECTS ON A WONDERFUL CAREER
Written by Jimmy Tokeshi Special To The Sentinel 30 January 2014
Thirty-six years of civil service highlight Cora Jackson Fossett’s career as she makes plans to pursue her passion for books and reading through the audio publishing industry as well as community service. ... read more >>
Curry Temple CME Welcomes Rev. McDaniel
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 23 January 2014
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Keep on Walking, Keep on Talking,’ MLK III Urges Marchers
Written by Gregory Dale Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 29 August 2013
Hundreds of people paying respects to Martin Luther King at his memorial in Washington, D.C. (AFRO Photo)    Crowd Covers National Mall for 50th Anniversary of 1963 March   At the 50th ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - July 18
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 18 July 2013
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Paula Deen dropped by Wal-Mart after 'Today' tears
Written by DAVID BAUDER | Associated Press 26 June 2013
In this publicity image released by NBC, celebrity chef Paula Deen appears on NBC News' "Today" show, wednesday, June 26, 2013 in New York. Deen dissolved into tears during a "Today" show interview Wednesday ... read more >>
EQUALITY FOR ALL?
Written by Nicole Williams 13 March 2013
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Local Pastor Affected by Gun Violence Joins Congresswoman Hahn at the State of the Union
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 15 February 2013
Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) attended Obama's recent State of the Union address with Reverend E. Winford Bell, a Los Angeles faith-based leader who has been affected by gun violence.  Bell serves ... read more >>
Contemplating Connecticut: Moving Beyond Narrow Notions of What is Needed
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga 12 January 2013
The savage and senseless massacre of 26 people, 20 children and 6 adults, at an elementary school in Connecticut has once again forced the country to face a random rage and murderous rampage which allows ... read more >>

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