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Retired professor discusses black, Mexican solidarity

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — As Los Angeles celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, retired African-American history professor Ron Wilkins is on a mission to publicize the little-known history of solidarity between African Americans and Mexicans that he says dates back for centuries. “Believe it or not, there is a long and shared history Read More…

Culver City Edition Lead Story Local News

Culver City schools enter pact with West L.A. College

CULVER CITY — It will be easier than ever before for Culver City high school students to earn college credit right on their own campus thanks to a new agreement with West Los Angeles College to offer college and career access pathways through dual credit courses in computer science, technical production for theater, and architecture. Read More…