M-Bone’s Memory is Alive in “Teach Me How to Dougie”

By Dennis J. Freeman Young Monte’ (M-Bone) Talbert of hip hop sensation Cali Swag District has…

Black Journalists: Time to Step Back to the Black Side

By Dennis J. Freeman Black journalists have always been underrepresented in the newsroom. For decades, black…

Track Star Monica Cabbler Shares the Gift of Giving

By Dennis J. Freeman Former track and field star Monica Cabbler has always believed in nurturing…

M-Bone: A Life of Promise and Potential Cut Short

By Dennis J. Freeman Monte’ (M-Bone) Talbert was doing his thing, dancing his way to fame…

Parker, LA Sparks Thinking WNBA Title Run

By Dennis J. Freeman Inglewood, CA-There are high expectations this season that Los Angeles Sparks assistant coach…

Cali Swag District’s Monte’ Talbert was a Motion of Art

By Dennis J. Freeman This one hurts. When I take a look at photos and videos…

Phil Jackson Makes His Last Hurrah as Lakers’ Coach

By Dennis J. Freeman El Segundo, CA-Phil Jackson gave the Los Angeles Lakers and the city…

Miss Black USA Serves Court by Helping Others

By Dennis J. Freeman It’s hard to believe someone making fun of someone as radiantly beautiful…

Lakers Reflect on What Went Wrong in Postseason

By Dennis J. Freeman El Segundo, CA-The last two days for members of the Los Angeles…

Lakers Season Ends With Ugly Tone Against Mavericks

By Dennis J. Freeman The switch button the Los Angeles Lakers were looking for to catapult…

Mother’s Day: An Ode to a Southern Alabama Angel

By Dennis J. Freeman I was having an awful time. I was 10-years-old at the time…

Blake Griffin Caps off Season as Rookie of the Year

By Dennis J. Freeman Playa Vista, CA- Much like the heralded Marvel superhero Thor, Los Angeles…

President Obama’s Take Out Order on bin Laden is Justice

By Dennis J. Freeman President Barack Obama cemented his legacy as the nation’s commander-in-chief when he…