Category Archives: Interviews

Meet the Candidates: Emanuel Pleitez

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EMANUEL PLEITEZ is a progressive Los Angeles native committed to uniting, serving, and inspiring his community.  Raised by a single mother in the Eastside neighborhood of El Sereno— Emanuel has always taken the  initiative to promote social change.  Founder of the non-profit organizations Latinos on the Fast Track (LOFT) Institute and the Latino Legacy Weekend, […]

Meet the Candidates: Eric Garcetti

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Eric Garcetti, son of former L.A. District Attorney Gil Garcetti, is running for the office of  Mayor of Los Angeles.  He currently holds the elected position of L.A. City councilman representing the 13th District, which covers Atwater Village, East Hollywood, Echo Park, Elysian Valley, Glassell Park, Historic Filipinotown, Hollywood, Little Armenia, Silver Lake and Thai […]


Meet Aim High..Kenny “The Jet” Smith’s Nike EYBL

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 Kenny ‘The Jet’ Smith’s AIM HIGH AAU basketball program started in Queens, NY as a basketball training operation for kids within inner-city New York as a means to promote discipline, teamwork, accountability… the plethora of tools one needs to succeed in any avenue of life. From day one Aim High has been committed to offering the […]


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