Area News

Opinion: The Shameful “Black Lives” Hypocrisy of Uber, Lyft and Other Gig Companies

Cherri Murphy | Special to California Black Media Partners  To executives at Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Instacart, Postmates, and other gig companies: We are the workers who power the core of your businesses and we write in response to your recent comments on the Black Lives Matter movement. Your statements have included various platitudes about your commitment to racial justice and…

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COVID Prison Release: State To Start With Non-Violent Inmates Over Age 30

Joe Paul, Managing Director of the Los Angeles Regional Reentry Partnership and Director of Political and Civic Affairs, City of Refuge Church-L.A. By Quinci LeGardye California Black Media Prison officials announced July 10 that an estimated 8,000 incarcerated individuals will be eligible for early release by the end of August, in order to stem the…

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Letter To The Editor: Lisa Kirkland of Tucson, Arizona

By Alicia Kirkland Photo Kelly Presnell  /Arizona Daily Star         America  needs a Black leader to reach out to these Blacks who commit  crimes  against  their own people. Why? Black  men will still  kill there community brothers  and sisters. Like the high crimes in Chicago, what’s up with that? And, why defund the…

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