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Repeal Prop 209 If Black Lives Really Matter in California

By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief The passage of Prop 209 has hurt the black community more than any racial group in California since 1996 but it’s beginning was 1995 from public policies built from the minds of the political establishment at the time under the governor Pete Wilson, while Dr. Weber address the atrocities of her…

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Students No Longer Need SAT and ACT Scores for Admissions to UC Schools

Joe W. Bowers Jr. | California Black Media    Last Thursday, the University of California’s (UC) Board of Regents voted 23-0 to end the use of the SAT and ACT tests in admissions for all California freshman applicants through 2024. The University plans to try to create a new standardized test to use in time…

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Rep. Maxine Waters, Janelle Monáe, Jidenna, Angela Rye, Wondaland & Inglewood Unified School District Invite You to “Wondalunch” in Inglewood

Event will Provide Free Meals to Thousands of Local Families           LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (aka Auntie Maxine) invites her community to receive free, pre-packaged lunches at the “Wondalunch” in Inglewood event on Friday, May 29, 2020 from 12-3pm at Crozier Middle School (120 West Regent St, Inglewood, CA…

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In Pandemic, Dr. Burton Gives a New Way of Life

By Gloria Zuurveen Editor-in-Chief LOS ANGELES—Nothing can stop this “warrior for justice” from fighting for formerly incarcerated women, not even the COVID-19 Pandemic can stop the work of Dr. Susan Burton, founder of A New Way of Life Re-Entry Program, in the midst of a worldwide crisis of the Coronavirus can stop her from helping…

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The James Irvine Foundation Donates Funds to Support Brotherhood Crusade COVID-19 Outreach in the Los Angeles Community.

      LOS ANGELES, CA, MONDAY, APRIL 27, 2020 – In response to Brotherhood Crusade’s COVID-19 Community Rapid Response Fund designed to mobilize funds and provisions for the most under-served communities that are being adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, The James Irvine Foundation will donate funds to help Los Angeles community youth, young adults…

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