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Wendy’s Window-The International Women of Courage Celebration Comes to Los Angeles!
March 7, 2019
In 1980, President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the first week of March as Women’s History Week.  Seven years later, Congress declared the entire month of March as Women’s History Month. I find it sadly ironic that we need legislative reminders to celebrate and remember the accomplishments of various people and communities.  However, I am grateful that the work of women is being celebrated nonetheless! Across the country, March 8thhas been designated as, “International Women’s Day” where people celebrate and honor women worldwide. ... read more »
Jarrell Davis and Judge John Meigs (Ret.) Honored at 82nd Annual Kappa Alpha Psi Black and White Ball 
November 15, 2018
The Los Angeles Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi will host what many consider to be the kick-off of the African American holiday social calendar here in Southern California, when they host their 82nd Annual Black & White Ball on Saturday, November 17, at the Marina Del Rey Marriott Hotel. ... read more »
“Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race”
December 28, 2017
In the documentary, we follow Bradley as he uses previous "Coalition-building campaign strategies" used before by other campaigns (of civil rights, Mayor Sam Yorty)  before him to succeed.   ... read more »
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley Thomas Explains What a “Sanctuary City” is
July 5, 2017
Sebastian Ridley-Thomas gives the definition of a "Sanctuary City," and talks about the impact international citizens have on the economy in Los Angeles. ... read more / watch video »
(Part 8) DA Jackie Lacey gives advice to future generation and speaks on legacy
March 23, 2017
"In this country, 80 percent of the lawyers are white." said DA Jackie Lacey. "The law profession is even less diverse than the medical profession." ... read more / watch video »
Obama Administration Provides 1.6 Billion in Los Angeles Transportation Funding
January 11, 2017
The 1.6 billion includes grant funds and a loan agreement toward the Westside Purple Line Extension Section 2 Project ... read more »
Black History Los Angeles
February 10, 2016
From Motown moving to L.A., to the first African American Fire Chief, there is a lot of Black History in Los Angeles ... read more / view gallery »
IPL Hosts a Community Screening of ‘Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race’
February 10, 2016
The Inglewood Public Library will host a free screening of “Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race” at the Gladys Waddingham Lecture Hall, 101 W. Manchester Blvd. on February 28 in Inglewood. Recently broadcast on PBS, “Bridging the Divide” tells the little-known story of Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley, the first African American mayor elected in a major American city with a white majority. ... read more »
Cal State L.A. to screen new Tom Bradley documentary
August 6, 2015
A new documentary that explores the life and legacy of Tom Bradley, who served an unprecedented 20 years as mayor of Los Angeles, will premiere at Cal State L.A. on Monday, August 10. ... read more »
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