Paul Lamar Hunter story provides encouragement to African Americans

Paul Lamar Hunter has quite a story to tell. Born the 19th of 21 children, Hunter..

Female empowerment fails to reach men of the Black church

Does the Black church want to keep its women “barefoot and pregnant”? More..

King’s last visit to Memphis remains a pivotal sojourn

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. didn’t plan to get involved in the Memphis garbage..

Martin Luther King Jr. was champion for equal education

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s influence on the Civil Rights Movement is indisputable..

Major renovation begins at Coliseum

Continuing the ongoing makeover of South Los Angeles, major construction began..

Board condemns ‘net neutrality’ change

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, which has pushed back against..

Black Church leaders mount fight against new ‘male feminization’

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000..

Enrichment program seeks to transform lives of Black girls

At a time when many messages for young girls seem to be conflicting, Baton..

John Conyers retires from Congress

U.S. Rep. John Conyers (Mich.-13) — beset with allegations of sexual harassment..

Palmdale hosts 100th birthday celebration

Tomorrow, the city of Palmdale will hold a 100th birthday celebration at 38030 6th..

Pay day lenders charge much more in Black community

Across the country, 15 states as well as in the District of Columbia, with varying..

NAACP blasts Trump Haitian move

The NAACP expressed outrage recently at Homeland Security officials’...

Property taxes due soon

The assessor’s office this week reminded Los Angeles County property owners that..

Sexual harassment, abuse claims roil nation from Hollywood to Capitol Hill

From Hollywood to the nation’s capital and virtually all points between, allegations..

Call for more men of color in classrooms

As educators, we have an obligation to give our students every opportunity..