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  • Betty Pleasant: The Assassination of George McKenna

    Jul 22, 14 by Submitted by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    Another smear on Los Angeles politics within the LA Unified School District – the following article (released 7/22/14) is re-printed in its entirety by permission of CityWatch news editor: The Assassination of George McKenna  – by Betty Pleasant VOICES-THIS IS IT! — For the past seven months, the people of Los Angeles County have been engaged in […]

  • El DeBarge Headlines YWCA GLA Black & White Benefactrix Ball

    Oct 26, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The YWCA Black & White Benefactrix Ball held Friday, October 22, 2010, drew top LA tastemakers to make a house a home for local Job Corps students. Sponsors included Edison International, Union Bank, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and Los Angeles Confidential Magazine. The event honored some of the community’s most respected humanitarians, including Congresswoman Diane […]

  • Between the Lines: Leadership Secession In The Black Community

    Feb 18, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Last week, California Representative Diane Watson announced she would not seek re-election to her 33rd Congressional District seat. It was a much anticipated announcement after months of “rumors” that she would. Diane Watson is one of the most respected elected officials in the history of California black politics. She was the first black woman elected […]