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NAJEE’S NOTES: Dr. Dre comes clean about his past with women

“Straight Outta Compton” continues its box office success. For the second week in a row, it remains the number one movie in America, pulling in $25.8 million and adding to its domestic haul of $111.5 million as it continues to scorch the competition. But the movie continues to be mired in controversy. Hip-hop journalist Dee Barnes, Read More…

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Najee’s Notes: Political foes almost come to blows

All hell nearly broke loose Aug. 16, when former Compton Mayor Omar Bradley and political activist Basil Kimbrew nearly came to blows at the Southern California Ceasefire peace rally and water giveaway in Compton. Bradley and Kimbrew have been political adversaries for years and there is definitely bad blood between them, but no one could Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: Social media spreads threats of violence

The hashtag #100days100nightsofkilling continues to be the talk of South L.A. It was used by some South L.A. gang members on social media such as Instagram and Facebook as a threat of violence. Many residents were unnerved because not only were they seeing the threats of violence for themselves on social media, some residents were Read More…