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Harvest Festival Day brings call for black holiday

LEIMERT PARK — A call for a holiday specifically for black people — to be celebrated on the second Saturday of August each year — was issued at a Harvest Festival Day event Aug. 10. The holiday was proposed by world-renowned author and economist Claud Anderson, who spoke by video at the Harvest Day Festival. Read More…

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L.A. Digest: Boyce Watkins to speak at harvest fest

LEIMERT PARK — Boyce Watkins will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 Claud Anderson Harvest Day Festival Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Topics will include business and homeownership, science, technology, engineering and mathematics education, generational wealth and more.  There will be entertainment, networking, panels and seminars. The address is 3341 W. 43rd Read More…

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BOOK CORNER: In ‘Spiritual Seduction,’ author reveals secrets from her past

Seventeen-year-old Stacy had no clue that a meeting her pastor asked her to attend would lead her to a lifestyle that would prove hard to get out of. For more than 15 years, she lived as a pastor’s mistress and a madam to his friends. In “Spiritual Seduction,” author Gloria M. Milow takes readers on Read More…