Month: July 2020
These days we are seeing so much…. we are hearing so much…. demands for police reforms… demands for police prosecution…. federal police in our cities…. what is going on? So we have reached out to Sgt. Cheryl Dorsey, retired LAPD officer and remowned author so we can chop it up and dialogue about police in […]
Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media With the federal COVID-19 rent protections provided in the CARES Act about to expire, any plan to assist tenants who have fallen behind on their payments due the COVID-19 pandemic, would have to be drawn up by state or local governments. In California, Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, chair of […]
Paula J. Shelton is a freelance writer living in Chicago. Follow her on social @beboldshineon. The post OP-ED: Returning to School in the Fall Isn’t Safe Without a Vaccine. appeared first on Chicago Defender. CHICAGO DEFENDER — For CPS employees like myself who work with Preschool children ages 3-5, how are we supposed to ensure they maintain 6 […]
Unfortunately, Linda Nzuzo, did not make the conversation so we had to cut it short…. No worries, we will try to get her back….
Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media The Healthy Air Alliance, a California-based organization committed to reducing environmental pollution, and the Rev. Dr. William D. Smart Jr., president and CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Southern California, co-hosted a panel discussion on environmental justice July 23. Jamarah Hayner, president of the Healthy Air […]
Comedy is an essential part of the culture. And the best of the best have been essential story tellers of social issues within the community. Comedy is art. Comedy is culture. Comedy is social commentary. We talk to one of the premier promoters of Comedy , Michael Williams…. in a deep dive analysis of the […]
George Floyd may not be the martyr the media has made him in the name of Black Lives Matter, but his death is the last straw, the one that has broken the camel’s back. How impotent you look when you decide to yell at the camel, reprimanding it for its pain.
And so we spoke with Lady A and her producer John Oliver III in our Coffee Conversations with Greg J episode. And usually we are able to provide an embed to the conversation here, but for some reason we are flagged and it will not allow us to post it here because it says we […]
In this era of cultural revolution, we observe a new movement of the people. Yes Black Lives Matter, as do the heritage civil rights institutions. Pastor WIlliam D. Smart, is the President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Los Angeles Chapter. This is the storied organization founded by Dr. Martin Luther King. We discovered a […]