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NAJEE’S NOTES: Black filmmakers keep turning out quality product

The film projects of African-American directors are the talk of black America. Compton’s Ava DuVernay, director of the movies “Selma” and “13th,” has made a docudrama in four parts —- about the Central Park Five. “When They See Us” premiered on Netflix last week and continues to be one of the hottest topics across black Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: County settles suit in shooting death of unarmed teen

Anthony Weber, a 16-year-old unarmed African American, was shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies Feb. 4, 2018. According to the L.A. County coroner’s report, Weber was shot 16 times with several bullets striking him in the back. The deputies alleged that after a short foot chase on 107th Street and Budlong Avenue Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: A modeling agency for plus-sized people

Congratulations to Tania Capree, founder and CEO of Thixotix Modeling Troupe. Thixotix is a combination of the words thick, sexy, and exotic.  It is the epitome of what all the models represent in this troupe. The models are all plus-size women and men of different races, ages and weight. Capree celebrated her 10-year anniversary of Read More…