TwitterFacebookPinterestGoogle+

Tag Archives: Jackie Robinson

President continues to use race as a diversion

President Donald Trump has a knack for diverting attention from his failures, often using race as the vehicle. So when Sen. John McCain came out against the cruel Graham-Cassidy Republican health care bill Oct. 6, guaranteeing its well-deserved crash, Trump went speeding down the racially divisive low road. At a virtually all-white campaign rally in…

Read more

This Week in Black History

July 14, 1987 The Major League Baseball Rookie of the Year Award is renamed in honor of Jackie Robinson, 40 years after Robinson broke the baseball color line. Robinson was the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball with the Brooklyn Dodgers. For more information on black history, arts and culture, visit www.caamuseum.org.  …

Read more

Dodgers unveil Jackie Robinson statue

LOS ANGELES — A statue of Jackie Robinson was unveiled April 15 at Dodger Stadium on the 70th anniversary of his breaking Major League Baseball’s color line. “This statue … captures Dad’s fierce passion and determination,” Robinson’s daughter Sharon said at the ceremony, attended by Baseball Hall of Fame members Sandy Koufax, Tommy Lasorda and…

Read more
«
»

West

16 February, 2018

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Refugee organization evolves …

It began with a civil war. In 1983, thousands of people fled military persecutio…

16 February, 2018

CHEERS!

Dr. Henry DeLu Jr. has been elected to the Alumni Association Board for the USC …

Culver City

15 February, 2018

‘Get Out’ director discusses film’s success at LMU

WESTCHESTER — Actor and director Jordan Peele came to Loyola Marymount Universit…

13 February, 2018

Actors’ Gang brings social studies lessons to life

CULVER CITY — After studying Mesopotamia for six weeks, Natalie Gualtieri’s sixt…

East

16 February, 2018

Colleagues call for councilman-teacher to resign

PICO RIVERA — The City Council here asked for the resignation of Councilman Greg…

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

Herald American

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

16 February, 2018

Assemblywoman takes leave after harassment accusat…

BELL GARDENS — Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who gained national attention for …

Lynwood

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

01 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk holds discussion on ci…

A Pasadena firm is coordinating a day-long workshop and discussion on city servi…

Northeast

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

16 February, 2018

Assemblywoman takes leave after harassment accusat…

BELL GARDENS — Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who gained national attention for …

The Press

16 February, 2018

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Norwalk residents offered help…

The Tzu Chi Foundation is providing free tax preparation services to qualifying …

16 February, 2018

Assemblywoman takes leave after harassment accusat…

BELL GARDENS — Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who gained national attention for …

Contact Us

Los Angeles Wave

Phone Number: (323) 602-5720
Address: 3731 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 840
Los Angeles, CA 90010