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NAJEE’S NOTES: South L.A. supports Ridley-Thomas versus USC

By Najee Ali Contributing Writer Community support continues to grow for former state legislator Sebastian Ridley-Thomas. That support has been visibly demonstrated by letters written to the USC Board of Trustees, taking the board to task for its mistreatment of Ridley-Thomas. There is no question that some people in this city can’t stand that the Read More…

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Activists hold kneel-in outside Coliseum before Rams game

LOS ANGELES — As Rams fans filed into the Coliseum Sept. 10, they were greeted by local civil rights activists and organizers protesting, as a part of what they called a Kneel-In for the still-unemployed quarterback Colin Kaepernick. “The Kaepernick Kneel In sent the strong message that thousands support Kaepernick’s right to protest,” says Los Read More…