New video released by police Tuesday provides more details into the incident that caused three black people to consider a lawsuit over what they say was an excessive response to a racially motivated 911 call in Southern California. ... read more »
The Wave has been a partner of the festival since its inception. The Wave morning show host, Pat Prescott, and CBS LA news anchor, Pat Harvey, co-emceed the main stage as the “Pat Pat show”. The Ohio Players, the Gap Experience and many more performers blazed the main stage. ... read more / watch video »
n November of 2016 the company launch Trips, transitioning the company from a website for booking lodgings to a full-service travel company. Trips is part of Airbnb (Air Bed and Breakfast) vision to make travel easy by immersing travelers in local communities and providing access to unique and authentic experiences. ... read more »
On June 27, Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce (GLAAACC) hosted a breakfast at their headquarters in Ladera Heights to encourage more minority-owned businesses to participate in the fairly new Airbnb Trips platform. ... read more »
Hundreds of people showed up to speak about a draft ordinance under consideration by the Planning and Land Use Management Committee, and for the first time, an overflow area was set up with an audio feed directly into the council chamber so that more people could voice their opinion.
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When I was asked by Airbnb to lead their effort to fight discrimination and bias, I was skeptical. After spending decades fighting for the protection and advancement civil rights and civil liberties, I’ve seen many companies merely pay lip service to addressing these issues. ... read more »