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Magic Johnson talks Lakers and business at Genius Talks

LOS ANGELES — Earvin “Magic” Johnson has been quiet — for him — in the two months since he stepped down as head of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers. But the basketball star turned entrepreneur was his talkative self June 22 when he stopped by Black Entertainment Television’s Genius Talks at L.A. Live! Read More…

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John Mack remembered as ‘drum major for justice’

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer CRENSHAW –– Not long after John Wesley Mack was first diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1998, he walked into the Los Angeles Urban League’s human resources office to relay the news to the department’s director. His motive: “It’s important for the community to know about early detection,” Mack said, suggesting Read More…