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Psychologist discusses toll injustice takes on Black people

LOS ANGELES — Police brutality, daily protests, systemic racism, unemployment, looters destroying property, COVID-19, stay-at-home-orders, the murder of George Floyd by a police officer, black men (Malcolm Harsch and Robert Fuller) found hanging from trees. The list is seemingly never ending. All of these recent violent events targeting Blacks have happened within a short span Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: Community wins battle for Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

Mission accomplished. A diverse coalition of community organizations united in what can only be described as an epic battle like David vs. Goliath. Goliath was the CMI Group, which announced publicly last month that it had agreed in principal to buy the historic Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. The announcement was met with immediate shock and Read More…

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‘WE WANT JUSTICE:’ Two black men are found hanging 50 miles apart

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — The death of two black men found hanging from trees in Palmdale and Victorville within a two-week period has sparked outrage and suspicion in their families and respective communities. Hundreds of residents have taken part in vigils and protests in the days since, many condemning what they saw as a rush Read More…