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NEWS ANALYSIS: In Selma, Obama proves he’s ‘black enough’

SELMA, Ala. – (NNPA) – Throughout his campaign for the presidency, Barack Obama was dogged by one question: Is he black enough? The question was repeated so often that after showing up late for an appearance at a 2008 convention for the National Association of Black Journalists, Obama said: “I want to apologize for being Read More…

L.A. Digest West Edition

L.A. DIGEST: Women’s History Month events on tap

LOS ANGELES — Museums, elected officials and local chapters of national organizations are hosting events to celebrate Women’s History Month in March. Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Culver City, will host an “Evening of Empowerment for L.A.’s Young Women Entrepreneurs” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 13 at Kingdom Community and Youth Center, 319 E. Kelso St. Read More…