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LeVar Burton: ‘Jeopardy!’ Host Gig Began ‘Scary,’ Ended Fun

By Lynn Elber, Associated Press LeVar Burton’s quest to become the new host of “Jeopardy!” has been a confident, upbeat effort by the actor and...

Leimert Park Business Thrives During COVID-19 Pandemic

Nappily Naturals customers are seeking natural ways to stay healthy By John W. Davis, Our Weekly News Reporter Not all Black-owned businesses are struggling during the...

FILM: Black Voices Are Loud and Clear at New York Film Festival

Attesting to NYFF’s eagerness to hear black voices, the fest featured three main slate films from British director/writer Steve McQueen (“12 Years a Slave’’)...

An Interview with Isabel Wilkerson, Author of “The Warmth of Other Suns”

By Latanya West, San Diego Voice & Viewpoint Isabel Wilkerson, author of “The Warmth of Other Suns,” recently discussed her novel, The Great Migration, and...