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Let’s Talk Black Education

Governor Newsom Should Close the Vaccination Loophole for School Employees By Dr. Margaret Fortune, President/CEO of Fortune School The honeymoon is over in communities where the...

Justice Dept. Curtails Agents’ Use of ‘No-Knock’ Warrants

By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press The Justice Department said Tuesday it is curtailing federal agents’ use of “no-knock” warrants — which allow law enforcement agents...

Stevie Wonder to Headline Global Citizen Live in Los Angeles

By Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press Stevie Wonder will headline Global Citizen Live’s star-studded 24-hour event in Los Angeles this month to help raise...

Jobs, Mental Health, Gun Violence: Cal Leaders Discuss Helping Black Men and Boys

By Aldon Thomas Stiles, California Black Media The California Assembly's Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color held a meeting...

Legislature to Gov. Newsom: Make Ethnic Studies a High School Graduation Pre-Req

By Joe W. Bowers Jr., California Black Media   For the second time since he became governor, Gavin Newsom is being asked by the California Legislature to...