Parks and Recreation No Place For Discrimination

Tweet       Memphis, TN – Saturday a diverse crowd of Memphians gathered near the city’s downtown area to stand in support of the removal of a long-standing and controversial landmark. The park and statue named for Nathan Bedford Forrest is just one of several around the country. For many people in attendance at the protest, the […]

Hollywood Walk of Fame Welcomes Ice Cube

Tweet       On Monday legendary Hip-Hop figure, Ice Cube was honored with a star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame. Born Oshea Jackson, Ice Cube first made waves in the music industry as a member of the popular group N.W.A. Ice-Cube would go on to have a very successful solo career in music releasing several […]

Women’s March Makes Its Way to Los Angeles

Tweet        DTLA– After several days of atypical rainy weather the down pouring of showers came to a halt Saturday as participants took part in the women’s march in downtown Los Angeles’s Pershing Square Park. The march comes on the heels of the recent presidential election, which caused a lot of concern amongst women and […]

Meryl Streep Politically Candid at Golden Globes Awards

Tweet        Meryl Streep at delivers acceptance speech at 2017 Golden Globe Awards. Photo credit Twitter: @MerylStreepPage The Golden Globes Awards took a dramatic turn when of Hollywood’s most acclaimed drama queens, Meryl Streep, took to the stage to accept the Cecil B. DeMille Award for outstanding contributions in entertainment. Streeps’s composure and mode of […]

Flash-back Friday: Black Lives Matter Activism

Tweet       2016 has been tumultuous year in political and social news to say the least. Take for instance the many civil demonstrations that have taken place. Along with it being a major election year it is safe to say that the nation saw its fair share of unforeseen changes. Because instances of activism have taken […]

Community Activists Call for Reparations for DOBAS

Tweet        Los Angeles, CA– On Saturday some concerned citizens gathered at the Good News Baptist Church for a town hall meeting concerning the appropriation of reparation funds for DOBAS. According to John Peoples, a key spokesman for the reparations measure, there are two important things missing in order to complete American civility; the truth […]

Bernie Sanders Asks Why Not to California Voters

Tweet       During the weekend ahead of the California primary, which is scheduled for Tuesday June 7th, Bernie Sanders addressed an assembly of thousands at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum about his plans as president. Sanders encouraged the crowd to think outside of the box and to think big on all fronts in regards to revolutionary […]

Thousands Attend Prince Tribute Concert at Los Angeles City Hall

Tweet       Los Angeles City Hall– Yesterday thousands of Prince fans, special guest, and entertainers convened in front of the steps of the city hall building in order to pay homage to the artist for his life and legacy of creativity, as well as, for his philanthropic and activist endeavors. Although born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, because […]

Hip-Hop and Fashion Mesh at Listening Party in Los Angeles

Tweet       Last night hip-hop artist and California’s bay area native, Kamaiyah hosted a listening party for her new music project at the Diamond Supply clothing store in Los Angeles. The Oakland emcee unveiled a series of stimulating songs that amplified the audience. Partygoers from the bay and L.A. clashed on the crowded dance floor to […]

Real Recognize Real and Nice Guys Still Finish Last

Tweet       If real recognizes real then what does that say about the above photo? As dubious as it may appear it speaks volume to just how captivating this election year has been. This public stand for office has summoned a very interesting band of candidates, which includes a former first lady, a real estate mogul, […]