Columnists Opinion

Compton schools become a success

The positive headlines about the Compton schools and our students have been unremitting. Two schools (Jefferson and Tibby elementary) are named National Blue Ribbon Schools — the only school district in California to have two schools named. Dominguez High School students Jennifer Barrientos and Azucena Castro win a national engineering design competition for an economical Read More…

Business Columnists Opinion

ANALYSIS: New credit scoring model key to building black wealth

Wealth offers security and privilege that can last for generations. For minority households striving to achieve the American Dream, homeownership is often the surest path. Yet, in today’s environment and more than 50 years since the passing of the Civil Rights Act, the United States continues to experience a widening racial gap in homeownership. Current Read More…