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Legal Marijuana, Death Penalty Initiatives: How Should Innercity Communities React?

Justice Revival Offers Spiritual, Legislative Criminal Justice Reform Solutions When: Thursday, October 6, 2016 Where: First AME Church of Los Angeles, 2270 So. Harvard Blvd., Los Angeles RSVP … [Read More...]

Jay Z: ‘The War on Drugs Is an Epic Fail’

This short film, narrated by Jay Z (Shawn Carter) and featuring the artwork of Molly Crabapple, is part history lesson about the war on drugs and part vision statement. As Ms. Crabapple’s haunting … [Read More...]

Religion and Resistance at the National Museum of African American History and Culture

This Saturday, priceless religious relics from black history like Nat Turner’s Bible, Harriet Tubman’s hymnal and antique pews from AME churches across the country will be on view at the grand opening … [Read More...]

Why Police Shootings Lack First Aid

After the police in Tulsa released video footage of an officer fatally shooting an unarmed man, and then standing back rather than tending to the man’s wounds, many people had the same reaction as a … [Read More...]

Breaking Barriers in South LA: October 6th

Thursday, October 6th, 4 to 8 p.m. First AME Church, 2270 So. Harvard Blvd., Los Angeles. Prop 47 • Employment Services • Healthcare Enrollment • Health Screenings • Voter Registration … [Read More...]

Captive Lives: The ‘Invisible Victims’ of Incarceration

Children Doing Time Luna Garcia swipes through the photos on her phone until she finds it — the one of a young man with a slight mustache standing against a wall, his blue shirt neatly pressed, … [Read More...]

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