Kobe Bryant dropped from jury for Animation Film Festival

Kobe Bryant has been dropped from the jury of the Animation Film Festival after an online protest..

Snapchat working on attracting Black teens

Snapchat announced 12 new “Snap Originals” scripted shows in effort to regain its popularity..

Black Voter Project suing Tennessee Election Board for rejecting thousand of registrations

Suffice it to say that as a general rule, Republicans don’t like people to turn out in great..

Council motion crack down on area illegal pot shops

With hundreds of illegal cannabis shops believed to be operating in Los Angeles, City..

Be sure to register to vote: ‘We owe it to our elders’

On my Facebook page the other day, I saw a post from my smiling 50-something daughter, Pia , urging followers to...

The mean streets of “The Wire,” are revisited in “Charm City” 

“Charm City” may well be the most beautifully shot documentary in recent memory, courtesy of..

Schools witness racial incidents despite increased campus diversity

Last month, students at Escondido High School decided to play a prank by using letters on..

Southern California Edison advises you prepare now for emergencies

When Anna Campos learned a recent extended maintenance outage would leave her and her husband..

Beyond the Rhetoric

I attended an Economic Summit at the White House two weeks ago. It was an uncommonly..

Practical Politics

In his new sit-com on CBS, Cedric the Entertainer plays a Black version of an Archie Bunker-type character dealing..

Idris Elba, JHud to star in film adaption of ‘Cats’

Actor Idris Elba is in final negotiations to join the movie adaption of Andrew Lloyd Webber's..

Rapper Yella Beezy shot 3 times outside of Dallas

Hip hop artist Yella Beezy was shot three times early Sunday while driving on a highway near..

White woman who wouldn’t allow Black neighbor into building fired

A white woman who refused to allow an African-American neighbor into their downtown St. Louis..

NAACP Legal Defense Funds asks Florida schools to cease from policing Black hair

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund has sent a letter to the Florida Department of Education this..

Mrs. America contestants say CEO is racist

Four contestants in this year’s Mrs. America pageant on Monday called for the pageant’s CEO to..