High School Students Dream Act exhibit at the Autry National Center
Written by Jasmin Moran, Los Angeles School of Global Studies Student 30 March 2012
(left to right) David G. Brown, instructor, Erik Greenberg, Director of Education Autry National Center and students at Los Angeles School of Global Studies; Ana Hernandez, Armand Bovoso and Mauricio Zelaya.During ... read more >>
National Council of Negro Women and Others Partner for Conference in Ghana
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 March 2012
Hesham Elswify (President of African Express); Nicole Lee (President of TransAfrica Forum); Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever (Executive Director of NCNW); First Lady of Ghana, Mrs. Ernestina Naadu Mills; Barbara ... read more >>
California legislators stand together to seek justice for Trayvon Martin
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 March 2012
California legislators stand together to seek justice for Trayvon MartinSenator Ted Lieu, Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III, Sen. Leland Yee, Sen. Roderick D. Wright, Assm. Steven Bradford and Assembly ... read more >>
KJLH-FM to Host Los Angeles Town Hall Meeting 'Black Men Standing Our Ground: Justice for Trayvon Martin'
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 March 2012
PHOTO CAPTION – KJLH’s Front Page show hosted by Dominique DiPrima (center) shows solidarity with the nation over the death of Trayvon Martin by wearing their hoodies while broadcasting special ... read more >>
African American Women Appeal Court Justices
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 29 March 2012
CULMINATING WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH “LEGENDS” AGAIN PRESENT“African American Women Appeal Court Justices”JUSTICE ARLEIGH M. WOODS was the first Black woman to be appointed to the California Second ... read more >>
Pasadena police arrest 911 caller in student death
Written by Associated Press 29 March 2012
A California 911 caller is under arrest after Pasadena police say his false armed robbery report led officers to shoot and kill a 19-year-old college student they believed to be a suspect.Pasadena Police ... read more >>
Local and National Entrepreneurs Gathered For Urban Forum
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 28 March 2012
Marie Johns, Dep. Administrator of SBAThe White House Business Council and U.S. Small Business Administration host forum to connect entrepreneurs with local and national resources and networks.On Thursday, ... read more >>
Where is the outrage for Anthony Dunn?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds Sentinel Managing Editor 28 March 2012
"We had planned to start our family this year. But now, instead of picking out baby cribs, I had to pick out a casket..." JANELL DUNN WHERE'S THE OUTRAGE regarding mail carrier, Anthony "Tony" Dunn, who ... read more >>
Masses Mourn Trayvon Martin
Written by Phillip M. Jones 28 March 2012
Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. speaking at press conference in support of justice for Trayvon Martin and Anthony Dunn.  Photo by Malcolm Ali Hundreds of community leaders, residents showed up at the Los Angeles ... read more >>
VIDEO: Press conference regarding Trayvon Martin
Written by Super User II 28 March 2012
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Trayvon Martin Press Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2012
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Dodgers reach deal with Magic Johnson group
Written by Ronald Blum, AP 28 March 2012
It did not take long for Magic Johnson to become a major league sports owner again in Los Angeles.  After selling his shares in the Los Angeles Lakers, he now owns shares in the Los Angeles Dodgers.  ... read more >>
Los Angeles Urban League - Statement on the Death of Trayvon Martin
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2012
For Immediate ReleaseMarch 23, 2012The Los Angeles Urban League expresses profound regret and sincere condolences to the parents, relatives and friends of Trayvon Martin at this time of disbelief and ... read more >>
Trayvon Martin Press Conference Scheduled 3/27/12
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2012
Join LA Sentinel on Tuesday, March 27, 2012 @ 11:15am in a press conference and Rally for Justice for Trayvon Martin wear your hoodies.  All students, Ministers, community residents, Civil Rights Organizations.  ... read more >>
CBC Calls for Dept. of Justice Investigation into shooting death of Trayvon Martin
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 March 2012
The Congressional Black Caucus Calls for Department of Justice Investigation Into the Shooting Death of Trayvon Martin Washington, DC - Chairman Emanuel Cleaver II, released the following statement regarding ... read more >>
Statement by the President on the Passing of John Payton
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 March 2012
Statement by the President on the Passing of John PaytonMichelle and I were saddened to hear about the passing of our dear friend John Payton. As president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense ... read more >>
Remarks from the President on the Trayvon Martin case
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 March 2012
 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA ON THE TRAYVON MARTIN CASE President Barack Obama stands with Jim Yong Kim, his nominee to be the next World Bank President, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, ... read more >>
Two Black Judges - pioneers who paved the way for women
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 March 2012
Sr. Judge Constance Baker Motley Judge Motley Judge Jane Bolin Atty. Jane BolinLegends By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor Two Black Judges - pioneers who paved the way for women Judge Constance Baker ... read more >>
Community Outraged Over Trayvon Martin Murder
Written by Danny J. Bakewell, Jr., Sentinel Contributing Writer 21 March 2012
Protesters seek justice for Trayvon MartinFeds Open Grand Jury InvestigationFederal and local prosecutors are launching parallel investigations into the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a ... read more >>
Steve Harvey, the Dream Maker!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds Sentinel Managing Editor 21 March 2012
Steve Harvey, the dream maker. It was the fifth Disney's Dreamers Academy hosted by Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine and has become a highly anticipated event at Disney World Lake Buena Vista, Florida--Steve ... read more >>
Rickey Minor returns to Carver Middle School to inspire young musicians
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 21 March 2012
Minor speaking to the student bodyA 1974 graduate of Carver Middle School, Rickey Minor returns with an inspirational message for the music students. March is Music in Our Schools Month, and Carver Middle ... read more >>
A Change Is 'Gonna' Come... To Dorsey!
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 21 March 2012
Maguerite LaMotte Distrit 1 (2nd from the right), LAUSD officials, and LAUSD Construction Committee break ground for Dorsey Redevelopment Project.(Photo credit: Brian Carter)Dorsey High School is going ... read more >>
Susan D. Austin takes the helm at BMI
Written by Brandon I. Brooks Assistant Managing Editor 15 March 2012
Susan Davenport Austin, Chair of BMI"I was always taught growing up that the only place you will find success before work is in the dictionary." As the new chair at BMI, Susan Davenport Austin becomes ... read more >>
Two visionary philanthropists
Written by Danny J. Bakewell, Jr., Sentinel Contributing Writer 15 March 2012
Peter and Verna DauteriveDrs. Verna and Peter Dauterive Social Science Building to Break Ground on USC Campus this fallThey first met in the library at USC as students and their business and philanthropic ... read more >>
Restoring King Hospital
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds Sentinel Managing Editor 15 March 2012
MLK Hospital Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas has made the restoration of MLK Hospital to its full potential, a cornerstone of his administration. According to Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas' website, he is ... read more >>

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