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Hundreds gather to honor activists, salute NAACP

LOS ANGELES – City Council President Herb Wesson Jr., “Black-ish” star Yara Shahidi and longtime labor leader Dolores Huerta were among the dignitaries honored last week during the Los Angeles NAACP’s annual Freedom Fund Awards gala. More than 400 people packed a banquet room at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel to honor several local dignitaries and Read More…

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Police Commission president: ‘LAPD isn’t perfect’

LOS ANGELES — The city’s Police Department is one of several police agencies across the country accused of using excessive force, but the president of the Los Angeles Police Commission says the department is “just warming up” as it seeks to mete out justice and repair its image in the community. “We have come a Read More…