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Black News Channel Hires Emmy Award-Winning News Veteran as Vice President of News and Programming
March 22, 2019
Black News Channel (BNC), the nation’s only African American news network, today announced that Gary C. Wordlaw has been named Vice President of News & Programming. In this role, Mr. Wordlaw will be responsible for developing and producing original news programming that will be able to make a deep, rich connection to the network’s target audience of African Americans. ... read more »
Black Writers On Tour and Southern California Black Business Expo 2019
Dr. Rosie Milligan invites you to attend Black Writers On Tour & Southern California Black Business Expo—all under one roof, Saturday, March 30, 2019 From 9 to 6p.m. Carson Community Center, 801 E. Carson Street, Carson, CA. Writers from across the country, 7 writer’s seminars-- Learn How To Write Your Book and much more, Children Writers Showcase Competition. Let The Elders Speak Forum presents Celebrity speaker Desreta Jackson-Battle, she starred as “Young Celie” in The Color Purple Movie. ... read more / view event »
Comcast Formally Launches Afro and Cleo, Two New Black-Centric Networks 
March 21, 2019
“I’m excited that this is by us, for us and there’s going to be a lot of great content that reflects our lifestyle,” said Michelle Rice, the general manager at Cleo TV, who joined cast members from various Cleo TV shows, executives from Comcast Afro and others to celebrate the launch of the new channels at the Newseum on Thursday, March 14.  ... read more »
Sen. Holly J. Mitchell’s Statement on Her Appointment to L.A. Coliseum Commission
March 21, 2019
Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins of San Diego said Mitchell’s background make her uniquely qualified to serve on the commission. ... read more »
Devyn Nicole Saves the World with Zara
March 21, 2019
The screenwriter, director and founder of Heroic Icon Entertainment has brought the comic book industry a new superheroine. ... read more »
‘NO TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION’ or ‘UNCHECKED TAXPAYER ABUSE’
March 21, 2019
Eliminating the elected taxpayers advocates on the Board of Equalization (BOE)  and replacing them with bureaucratic tax collectors is counterintuitive to the democratic arguments for “No Taxation Without Representation.” This is especially true, given that the covert motives of some to increase tax revenues.   ... read more »
Mayor Garcetti, WRD, and LADWP Enter into Agreement to Secure Sustainable Water Independence
March 15, 2019
The Water Replenishment District (WRD) has entered into a cooperative agreement with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to create the Joint Los Angeles Basin Replenishment and Extraction Master Plan (Master Plan).  ... read more »
Curating Connections and Communities through ‘Kolor Society’, A Social Club for the African Diaspora 
March 14, 2019
After organizing TEDxCrenshaw in 2015, local residents began asking Zaneta J. Smith where they could find events similar to this in the South Los Angeles area. ... read more »
Through LAAAWPAC, Palmer Helps Women Win Elected Offices 
March 14, 2019
The track record of the Los Angeles African American Women Political Action Committee (LAAAWPAC) is pretty good, especially in light of the many Black women who attained elected office through the group’s fundraising efforts.  ... read more »
Women’s History Month: Black Women in Tech
March 14, 2019
During Women’s History Month, we look at a few Black women who are influencing and using technology for the betterment of the Black community. ... read more »
COR Launches Murray Institute for Empowering Excellence Program
March 13, 2019
The Murray Institute for Empowering Excellence Program (MIEE) is underway at Christ Our Redeemer Community Development Corporation (CORCDC), 45 Tesla in Irvine. According to the Rev. ... read more »
Karen Bass Responds To Trump FY2020 Budget Proposal
March 13, 2019
WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus and Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, issued the following statement after the White House released its FY2020 budget. ... read more »
McDonald’s Launches Push for Gender Balance and Diversity
March 8, 2019
McDonald’s “Better Together: Gender Balance & Diversity” strategy aims to improve women’s representation & gender equality in career advancement: Company signs the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles to mark its commitment. ... read more »
WATCH: Hyundai Motor America Black History Month Employee Event With Doug E. Fresh
March 7, 2019
Hyundai Motor America Black History Month Employee Event With Doug E. Fresh,Wendy Raquel Robinson,Danny Bakewell Sr. an many more celebrate African Americans and their contributions. ... read more / watch video »
Local Organization ‘Change the Tune’ Reimagines South L.A.  
March 7, 2019
Charli Kemp has always been infatuated with music and cooking and how these activities bring people together. During the summer of 2017, Kemp’s two passions would intertwine creating her ideal non-profit Change the Tune.  ... read more »
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