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NAJEE’S NOTES: Karen Bass hosts national black leadership summit

More than 1,000 black leaders from across the nation attended a national black leadership summit held on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., hosted by U.S. Rep. Karen Bass, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. Once I received my invitation, I made my reservations immediately to get to D.C. Bass is a dear friend. We have Read More…

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LAPD to institute new policy on police stops

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Residents are responding positively to a policy change implemented Oct. 15 by the Los Angeles Police Department regarding the controversial racial profiling of black and brown motorists by the Metro Police Division. Najee Ali, president of Project Islamic HOPE, said he was incensed after reading about the racial profiling data in Read More…