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Godspell 2021… The Call To Healing!!

The Performing Arts for Life and Education Foundation [PALEF] annouces its “Silver Anniversary Celebration”,  with  a live theater production and concurrent online streaming   “PRE –RECORDED  STREAM” of the event. (Donations accepted online or at Donate ( PALEF’s “Godspell 2021… The Call To Healing” is a newly crafted, innovated and a non-apologetic version, undergirded by the…

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Edna Aliewine Foundation Announces The End Of An Era

After 5 Decades the Historic and Legendary Watts/Willowbrook Christmas Parade Says Goodbye  (WATTS-L.A.) – For the first time since the winter of 1964, outside of a pandemic caused pause, residents of Watts community and surrounding neighborhoods will not line the streets of Central Avenue between 104th and 109th streets to welcome in the Holiday season.…

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Innocent Until Proven Guilty

NEWS ANALYSIS By Geneviève Clavreul The recent news of Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas’ federal indictment and the plethora of articles covering this issue have left me somewhat heartbroken.  The past several days has seen a great deal of speculation about whether Ridley-Thomas would resign from the LA City Council or whether or not the City Council…

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Mark Ridley-Thomas’ Atty: Motion to Suspend Client Has “No Legal Basis” 

By Tanu Henry | California Black Media The law firm representing Los Angeles City Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas, who the United States Department of Justice indicted last week on federal corruption charges, say the city’s leaders have “no legal basis” to suspend its client. “I write to express my deep concern over the illegality and inappropriateness…

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