Tag Archives: Los Angeles

D.L. Hughley: Dear Trayvon

Dear Trayvon, I have been captivated by your story ever since I first caught wind of it in February. Like your parents, and countless other Americans, I want justice for you and the life that you will never get to live. … Continue reading

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Marijuana Linked To Lower Bladder Cancer Risk, Study Says

By Kathleen Myers People who smoke marijuana may be less likely to get bladder cancer than those who smoke cigarettes, a new study says. Kaiser Permanente researchers compared the risk of bladder cancer in more than 83,000 men who smoked cigarettes … Continue reading

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How long it takes to cover rent in major U.S. cities

By Matthew Tarpey Most experts agree that about one-third of your salary should go toward paying rent. Unfortunately, in some cities that’s a tough goal to achieve. Using data from Economic Modeling Specialists International, along with average rent costs provided … Continue reading

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Filly Brown

My sense is that this film that has all the potential to be a BLOCKBUSTER! You have to catch Filly Brown. Opening April 26, 2013, Gina Rodriguez portrays Majo an aspiring hip-hop artist who may have to make a decision between stardom and losing something … Continue reading

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How corrupt is New York? Very

By Greg David New York is more corrupt than other states, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said Tuesday, in announcing the arrest of state Sen. Malcolm Smith and others in the latest bribery scandal to rock the Empire State. He didn’t say how … Continue reading

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Census: Fewer black children in biggest US cities

This is a really fascinating development in our community that the census have uncovered. News from The Associated Press.

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On the 45th Anniversary of Watts, an Eyewitness Looks Back at the Original Los Angeles Uprising

I was not born when this occurred, so what I know of this historic event has been thru history books. To actually read an account of a person who was an eyewitness to the event is riveting and stirred me … Continue reading

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Snoop Brings Youth Football League to Chicago

This is a positive development for the children of Chicago. Hopefully, this will help to stem the tide of child violence in the city. Snoop Dogg’s youth football league has helped hundreds of children by instilling discipline, respect, and achievement … Continue reading

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Thousands in welfare cash tapped at California strip clubs

If you are trying to hit “21” in the casino or wanting to make in rain for Sunshine in the strip club now you can if your pocket is empty and all you have is a state-issued ATM card from the California Dept of … Continue reading

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