Eazy-E gets his own street

On Nov. 22, the community of Compton showed up big for a street renaming ceremony in honor of late rapper and music mogul Eric (Eazy-E) Wright. Wright, a central part of the hit-making group N.W.A., […]

Local News

Local News

CSU strike lasts one day

After one day of workers walking off the job and picketing in front of all 23 of its schools, those running the Cal State University (CSU) system got some sense and saw this was a [...]

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Black Business Summit focuses on equity, access and data

The California African American Chamber of Commerce hosted its second annual “State of the California African American Economy Summit,” with the aim of bolstering Black economic influence through education and fellowship. Held from Jan. 24 [...]



The Arts


Dodgers sign Yoshinnobu Yamamoto

The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Yoshinobu Yamamoto on a 12-year contract. Yamamoto, 25, joins WBC teammate and two-time MVP Shohei Ohtani on the Dodgers after spending the last seven seasons with the Orix […]



Selma is today

Suppressive voting rights efforts. Race-baiting taunts. Hate killings. Black men losing their lives to law enforcement. Nonviolent demonstrators marching nationwide for justice. Where have we seen this picture? Is this still 1965? No, but there […]