Community Opinion Street Beat West Edition

‘Has MLK’s dream for equality for all been realized yet?’

STREET BEAT Lisa Jackson Hollywood  “No, we’re going backwards. Look who’s in the White House now. It seems like Jim Crow is being reinstated. The more we protest and fight for equality, the worse it gets for us.”  Damian McCully Los Angeles  “Certainly not. However, there have been strides made from the time of Dr. Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Who benefits from Inglewood development

“Build the Stadium — Create the Jobs!” That was the campaign slogan emblazoned on all the public relation handouts by proponents of the new stadium for the San Francisco 49ers in 2014. The slogan, and its variants, have been the standard war cry for sports facility proponents and virtually all public officials who hungrily want Read More…