The 2 Urban Girls blog continues to grow by leaps and bounds. As mainstream media, such as the Los Angeles Times, procures articles for consumption by a larger audience, we are grateful for the opportunity to make a continued impact on those living within the 2nd Supervisorial District of Los Angeles County. Another one of our articles “Why is their tension amongst South LA Black Activists”, was shared in The Atlantic, courtesy of local writer Conor Friedersdorf.
The theme of our article centered around there being enough room for multiple activists and organizations, to bring awareness to issues surrounding violence in the African-American community. Police brutality and black-on-black crime is devastating our community and Conor makes a valid point: The reforms matter more than any power struggle among activists.
Read Conor’s full article “Blue Reforms and Black Lives” on TheAtlantic.com