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January 17, 2020
The Tournament of Roses also announced the 2020-2021 leadership and organizational structure. Tournament of Roses Vice President Craig L. Washington, who has been a volunteer member since 2000, ... read more »
WATCH: Cory Booker Suspends His Campaign for President
January 13, 2020
Read all about it in this week’s Los Angeles Sentinel, on newsstands Thursday. ... read more / watch video »
California Could Mandate Backup Power at Cell Phone Towers
January 8, 2020
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When the nation’s largest electric utility preemptively shut off power last fall to prevent wildfires in California, customers lost more than just their lights — some lost their phones, ... read more »
ADOS Los Angeles Makes Statement on Recent Misrepresentation
December 30, 2019
[LOS ANGELES, CA, ] ​ On December 29, 2019 ADOS Los Angeles was unfairly attacked by two guests appearing on the Tieesha Essex YouTube Channel. The guests falsely presented themselves as credible sources of information and chose to discredit the work of ADOS Los Angeles by creating a false narrative surrounding the ADOS movement and its current members. ... read more »
Rep. Waters Statement on the Attack on the Jewish Community in Monsey, NY & the Rise in Extremist Violence
December 30, 2019
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) issued a statement on the violent attack on the Jewish community in Monsey, New York on the seventh day of Hanukkah, ... read more »
Harris Leads Colleagues in Letter Opposing Drastic Increases to Immigration-Related Fees
December 30, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris (D-CA) led a group of her colleagues in sending a letter to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) official Samantha Deshommes expressing their strong opposition to a rule change that would drastically increase immigration fees and directly harm vulnerable immigrant populations. ... read more »
US Rep John Lewis of Georgia Battling Pancreatic Cancer
December 29, 2019
ATLANTA (AP) — Congressman John Lewis of Georgia announced Sunday that he has advanced pancreatic cancer, vowing he will keep serving and fight the disease with the tenacity with which he battled racial discrimination and other inequalities dating to the civil rights era. ... read more »
December 19, 2019
88th Street Temple Church Of God In Christ in partnership with Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and community partners Coalition for Responsible Community Development (CRCD), ... read more »
Congressional Black Caucus Members Talk Impeachment, HBCU Funding
December 19, 2019
The members discussed the passage of the Future Act, legislation that provides needed funding to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and other educational institutions. ... read more »
Chris Brown, Migos, DaBaby to Perform During Super Bowl Week
December 17, 2019
NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Brown, Migos and DaBaby are the latest stars slated to perform during Super Bowl week in Miami. VEW Live! announced Tuesday that the acts will join Card B as headliners for the inaugural VEWTOPIA Music Festival, ... read more »
Champion of the Community Earl C. Paysinger Dies at 64
December 16, 2019
Earl C. Paysinger,  former Los Angeles Police Department ranking officer and bridge builder between law enforcement and the black community has died. Several news sources are reporting that he died from lung cancer. ... read more »
The Micheaux Film Festival Returns in February
December 13, 2019
The Micheaux Film Festival is currently accepting ... (extended deadline December 29th) for the second annual event scheduled to take place at Regal Cinemas LA Live on Friday, ... read more »
Black News Channel In ‘The Red Zone’ Ready for Launch
December 12, 2019
The channel is the endeavor of the network's visionaries and co-founders, chairman J.C. Watts, Jr. and CEO Bob Brillante. ... read more »
Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer, Sr. Holds Press Event Celebrating the Signing of “At-Promise Youth” Bill
December 11, 2019
  (Sacramento ) – Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sr., (D- South Los Angeles) announces press event to celebrate the signing of Assembly Bill (AB) 413 which changes the problematic label “at-risk youth” to “at-promise youth” in California’s penal and education laws. ... read more »
Kamala Harris Ends White House Bid, Citing Lack of Funding
December 3, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sen. Kamala Harris told supporters on Tuesday that she was ending her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, an abrupt close to a candidacy that held historic potential. ... read more »

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