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College student Briana Smith shared her experience of living in the foster care system during Congressional Foster Youth Shadow Day May 20 with U.S. Rep. Karen Bass in Washington, D.C. The Los Angeles native, who currently attends Dillard University, joined more than 60 other foster youth alumni from across the nation who traveled to Capitol Read More…

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Faith-based network to tackle police accountability

INGLEWOOD — A coalition of area churches representing about 100,000 registered voters is seeking to hold police accountable for killing unarmed African-American men and mentally ill persons of all ethnicities. The Interdenominational Action Network (IAN) is rolling out a series of actions focused on policy and legislation to combat the killings, which they say, “appear Read More…