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Hate Crimes in Compton

City of Compton Mayor Eric Perrodin and Compton Unified School District Board Trustee Satra Zurita have recently called  press conferences  addressing the recent hate crime where a African-American family was regularly harassed and threatened by members of the Latino community. 


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Introducing…The City Stars, elite AAU traveling team out of Inglewood (video)

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City Stars is an elite invite-only AAU traveling team based out of Inglewood, CA.  Founder of the team, Jimmie Burton always had a desire to give back to his community and as a former Morningside High School basketball standout, Jimmie, along with childhood friend Lee Denmon III, led the Monarchs to multiple championships.  Tragedy struck when Lee was […]


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2013 Fruit Tree Giveaway Festival in Inglewood

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Word on the Streets: City of Compton

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City of Compton will be hosting municipal elections April 16th, 2013.  Of course there is much movement from the incumbents, recently ousted councilpersons and those trying to get back in.  Let’s take a look at who is throwing their hat into the ring.  In an effort to save space, I am highlighting a few of […]


MLK Service Day: Bennett-Kew Elementary

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In conjunction with the Social Justice Learning Institute, Bennett-Kew Elementary 6th grade students planted fruit trees on their campus.  PTA helped put the day of service together as a 6th grade requirement. 


Word on the Streets: City of Inglewood

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Election season is upon us as new elections will take place in the City of Inglewood on April 2nd, 2013. Its interesting to see who has filed to hold the two upcoming City Council seats and three seats over at the Inglewood Unified School District.  My biggest concern for this upcoming election is for IUSD School Board […]


Lupe Fiasco – Words I Never Said ft. Skylar Grey [Music Video]

By now we have all heard about Lupe Fiasco and his anti-Obama song. Over the inaugural weekend Lupe Fiasco was performing at a private event and after singing his song “Words I Never Said” the headlines blared “LUPE FIASCO DRAGGED OFF STAGE” and the reality is, he was neither dragged nor forced off the stage.


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