Tag: slavery

Leimert Park makes Juneteenth a cultural celebration

By Simone Grant Contributing Writer LEIMERT PARK — There were booths displaying artwork, fashion and jewelry designs. There were food read more

November 22, 2017

It’s 1865 and Andrew Gordon has returned to his family’s large Virginia plantation, Wilmington Manor. The recent graduate, who is read more

June 15, 2017

LOS ANGELES — In commemoration of the end of slavery more than 150 years ago, Black Arts Los Angeles will read more