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GET ON BOARD, A Reverent Black History, A Musical-By Jamima B. Jones

This fifty five minute black spiritual music piece is a short, sweet, and complete ‘homage’ to the nobility, sophistication and rousing fortitude and effectiveness of our own sacred and soulful sounds from the very depths of our people’s souls and experiences here in America. Deeply rooted in African culture, our musical expression is a truly…

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        Submission: A NEW WAY OF LIFE

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African American Mayors Association Tour Hilda L. Solis Care First Village with Mayor Bass and Supervisor Solis

  The Southern Truth  By Gloria Zuurveen, Editor-in-Chief Last Thursday, February 1st, marked the beginning of Black History Month, and in Los Angeles, an important event took place: a meeting convened by Mayor Karen Bass with the African American Mayors Association (AAMA). Mayors from various cities, including Brandon Johnson of Chicago and Chokwe Lumumba of…

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City of Los Angeles-Black History Month Kickoff Celebration

By Ricky Richardson Contributing Writer (Los Angeles, CA) What a glorious and joyous day in the City of Angels. The spotlight shined brightly in Los Angeles on Friday, February 2, 2024. One could persuasively debate that every day is a glorious and joyous day in Los Angeles. Everyone is aware that February marks the annual…

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  By Solomon O. Smith, From California Black Media 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 to Jan. 25 at the Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel, the…

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SCLC of Southern California Continuing the Legacy and Honoring the Vision of Dr. King

By Gloria Zuurveen,Editor-in-Chief The Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Southern California, led by   Pastor William D. Smart Jr., Co-Pastor/CEO, recently hosted the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Awards and Benefits Gala at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel on January 14th. This prestigious event aimed to shine a light on the man and his mission, honoring…

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