Performance

5 Reasons Why Long Beach Jazz Festival Glitters

August 13 Dennis J. Freeman 2

Everything that glitters does not turn into gold. One exception is the Long Beach Jazz Festival that takes place every year for the past 26 years on the lovely oceanfront of Long Beach, California. Jazz festivals come and go every summer. Every one of these festivals has a different theme […]

Monday's Meditation

Oscar Grant: Reasonable Doubt Creeps In

August 13 Dennis J. Freeman 0

(Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a series of stories re-capturing the criminal trial of the BART police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Oscar Grant in the back. The movie “Fruitvale Station” details the last days of Grant and that fateful night in the early morning […]