Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation Showcases Progress
Written by Dorinda White (Special to the Sentinel from NNPA) 09 December 2010
Miniature version of the monument of Dr. KingAn aerial view of the site of the memorial on the National MallMartin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation Showcases ProgressBy Dorinda WhiteSpecial ... read more >>
Introducing "The Peacemakers: L.A. Gang Wars"
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
Malik SpellmanMuch has been said and done about the prevalence and destruction that gangs have wrought in Los Angeles and throughout the country. Here is a different take from Malik Spellman.By Yussuf ... read more >>
Men of Distinction
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
Men of Distinction, the Board of Directors of the Brotherhood Crusade (L to R) George Beaubian (vice-chairman); Cliff Mc Clain; Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. (chairman); R.J. Dave Davidson; and Dr. George Mc ... read more >>
Charles B. Rangel: A legacy of service
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
Congressman Charles B. RangelLast August, this publication headlined a story, asking the question is there "Racial Profiling in Congress?" The events surrounding the censure of Congressman Rangel may have ... read more >>
The President Keeps His Campaign Promise
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
Despite disagreeing with Republicans, the President remains committed to the middle-class and to the millions of unemployed AmericansBy Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing Editor In an effort to keep ... read more >>
NAT KING COLE
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
 Vintage Nat King ColeThe man and his musicThe King belting out , "Unforgettable"  Maria and Nat King Cole*** Legends *** "His voice coined the phrase silky smooth while his singing made music"Though ... read more >>
Morgan Stanley Gives Thanks By Giving Back to Local Community
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 December 2010
More than 40 volunteers partner with the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank to provide food for Los Angeles County's neediest childrenThe week before Thanksgiving, more than 40 Los Angeles-based Morgan Stanley ... read more >>
Mothers in Action brings Thanksgiving to over a 1000 families!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Brenda Marsh-Mitchell, president of Mothers in Action, confer with volunteers including Councilman Bernard Parks and Assemblyman Isadore HallThe Sentinel, Watts Times and Mothers in Action came together ... read more >>
Educators and Scholars (PART TWO)
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 December 2010
Educators and Scholars (PART TWO)These are some of the teachers of this generation and beyond who share the universal Black experience, and have catalogued those experiences in academic and practical terms, ... read more >>
Terri Sewell, Congresswoman-Elect of Alabama
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Sewell is the first African-American woman to represent the state.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterTerri Sewell (D-AL) is the first Black woman ever elected to Congress from the state of Alabama. ... read more >>
The Legacy of Dr. Margaret Burroughs Lives on at the DuSable Museum
Written by J. Coyden Palmer (Special to NNPA from the Chicago Defender) 02 December 2010
Dr. Margaret Burroughs Nation Mourns Museum Founder By J. Coyden PalmerSpecial to the NNPA from The Chicago CrusaderAs word spread about the death of national and international Black historian Dr. Margaret ... read more >>
NNPA Chairman Welcomed to the White House
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 December 2010
Danny J. Bakewell, Sr., Chairman of NNPA meets with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Presidential Advisor.In an effort to further strengthen ties between President Obama and Black Press of America, Chairman Bakewell ... read more >>
Kamala Harris – She Won Again!
Written by Sam Richard (Contributing Editor) 02 December 2010
In January, she'll make history when she becomes the first Black and first woman attorney generalBy Sam RichardContributing EditorSan Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris declared victory Nov. 30 ... read more >>
New Sparkling Wine Moreno BHLV is Raising the Bar
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 December 2010
Moreno BHLV California ChampagneCalifornia ChampagneFrom Sponsoring Star-studded Events To Las Vegas Luxury Hotels New Sparkling Wine MORENO BHLV Is Raising The Bar Los Angeles, CA (Nov. 21-2010) - It's ... read more >>
Despite Success, RNC Chair Michael Steele Remains Under Fire
Written by James Wright (Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer) 29 November 2010
 By James Wright Special to the NNPA from The Washington InformerRepublican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele's term ends in January 2011, and he has not definitely said whether he will run ... read more >>
Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta FCU Host 37th Annual Holiday Food Drive
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2010
Sweet Alice Harris is joined by Representatives from Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta Federal Credit Union during the 37th Annual Holiday Food Drive, feeds 1,200 familes. Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta Federal ... read more >>
Why Multiculturalism Fails in Germany
Written by Earl Flanagan 29 November 2010
By Earl Flanagan, Special to Sentinel A few days ago, my e-mail inbox began blowing up with links and questions about comments German Chancellor Angela Merkel made in Potsdam while addressing a youth ... read more >>
National Small Business Week 2011 Nominations for Small Business Awards Deadline Date extended to December 3, 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2010
Each year during National Small Business Week, the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recognizes outstanding small business owners and advocates for their contribution to the American economy and ... read more >>
Wells Fargo and Rainbow PUSH Announce New Financial Education Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 November 2010
Wells Fargo and Rainbow PUSH announce New Financial Education Program. Atlanta is setting for annual clergy luncheon officially signaling launch of  One Thousand Churches Connected Save Our Homes ProgramWells ... read more >>
RAY CHARLES THE GENIUS, The Musician, The Man, The Mogul
Written by Monique Washington 26 November 2010
(L-R) John W. Mack, president of the LAPD Police Commission; Dr. Michael L. Lomax, president and CEO of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF); Valerie Ervin, president Ray Charles Foundation and Ray Charles ... read more >>
Eric Peterson named U.S. Vice President for Diversity
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 November 2010
Eric PetersonDETROIT--General Motors has announced that Eric Peterson has been named U.S. Vice President, Diversity. Peterson, 58, will also continue to serve as director, industry dealer affairs, where ... read more >>
Black Farmers Finally Get Senate Action
Written by NNPA 26 November 2010
(L to R) CBC Chair Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA); John Boyd, head of the National Black Farmers Association; and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) showing support for the Black farmers bill. Special ... read more >>
Madame Attorney General
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 November 2010
Madame Attorney GeneralShe Won Again!  Kamala Harris is now officially the attorney-general elect of the state of California. By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor                  After ... read more >>
Black Friday and the Black Dollar
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 November 2010
 Where Black Friday once meant disaster now may mean hope for the economy. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterAfter we've all been filled up to our necks with turkey, ham, collard greens and yams, ... read more >>
Ca NAACP outraged at the death of another black man at the hands of Oakland law enforcement
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2010
(Sacramento, CA)..."The California NAACP is astounded yet again at the police misuse of deadly force inflicted on another African American man. Oakland Police Department has a history of Black men suffering ... read more >>

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