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Congresswoman Maxine Waters leads Black History Month Community Museum / Arts Gallery Tour
February 23, 2017
Maxine Waters talks about the significance of the Community Museum /Arts Gallery Tour. Host: Taelor Bakewell ... read more / watch video »
Hollywood Doesn’t Have The Right To Shut Down South Los Angeles    
February 15, 2017
Measure S, the development moratorium on the March 7th ballot, began at the top of a Hollywood high-rise. Standing at the window of the 21st floor of his Sunset Boulevard office tower, the head of a billion-dollar nonprofit looked around and didn’t like what he saw: new development. ... read more »
Ava DuVernay Dishes on Oscar-Nominated Film “13th”
February 8, 2017
Recently, a private screening of filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s Oscar-nominated Netflix documentary, “13th” was held at the historic Nate Holden Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles, where the African American artist community gathered to examine the proverbial smoke and mirrors of Black history. Sponsored by Blackwood Alliance and The California Endowment, the screening promoted a hands-on, effective dialogue about the tides of colorism. In the film, chilling truths are revealed about the systematic oppression of Black and Latino people, and the hidden agendas built into America’s political regime. The documentary is centered around a major loophole found in the United States Constitution’s 13th Amendment which according to the Library of Congress states: “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction." ... read more / watch video »
Congressman Cedric Richmond Brings Bold New Leadership To Congressional Black Caucus
February 1, 2017
Newly Elected Chair Vows To Make Inclusion of The Black Press a Key Component in Preserving the Rights of African Americans  ... read more »
Hollywood’s Elite Turn Heads On The SAG Awards Red Carpet
February 1, 2017
A photo gallery of the 2017 SAG Awards, all photos by Robert Torrence ... read more / view gallery »
Actor Melvin Jackson Jr. Talks Faith, Family and His Humble Journey to Stardom
January 25, 2017
Jackson says that it’s critical for aspiring entertainment professionals to “put in the work” and that there’s no such thing as “insta-fame” ... read more »
President Barack Obama political cartoon page by David G. Brown 
January 18, 2017
For the last 14 years’ artist, educator and publisher, David G. Brown, has been producing political cartoons for the Los Angeles Sentinel newspaper. Over the years he has been recipient of several awards including multiple prestigious Merit Awards for “Best Editorial Cartoon” ... read more / view cartoon »
An MLK Day Wish: A New Narrative
January 12, 2017
When Dr. King declared that “injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere”, he was invoking the moral high ground of an inclusive framework for the civil rights movement in America. ... read more »
Legendary TV & Film Hairstylist Kenneth Walker Shows No Signs of Stopping  
January 11, 2017
Recently, the Sentinel sat down in an exclusive interview with legendary hairstylist Kenneth Walker, who’s styled for some of America’s most prominent stars. ... read more »
Meet LA84 Foundation’s President/CEO Renata Simril 
January 4, 2017
LAS: With your extensive professional background throughout the civic, business, professional sports and political arenas, what interested you in leading the LA84 Foundation?  Renata Simril: I received a call from a recruiter after I resigned from the LA Times. ... read more »
Lemuel Plummer On The Major Keys To Being A Successful Young Executive 
December 28, 2016
If a TV network needs a hit show, their first call is probably to Lemuel Plummer. ... read more »
The Legacy Of The ‘Leimert Park Legend’ 
December 21, 2016
Dom Kennedy insists that we listen to his new album in the car. With his manager behind the wheel and the rapper in the passenger seat, he proudly narrates throughout the 15 tracks of his new album, Los Angeles Is Not For Sale, Vol. 1 which is slated for release on December 23rd. ... read more »
Rev. Jackson Talks About Voter Suppression, Trump Victory and Moving Forward 
December 14, 2016
“We have to keep going,” said Reverend Jesse Jackson to all those anxious about the coming Donald Trump era in the United States. ... read more »
An Incarcerated Woman’s Journey to ‘A New Way of Life’
December 14, 2016
Imagine having one of your children killed in an accident by a police officer, as a result you begin self-medicating and experience what it is like to be incarcerated. ... read more »
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