Talanoa Hufanga eager to lead Trojans’ new-look defense

The hiring of defensive coordinator Todd Orlando back in January gave the USC Trojans football team…

Blacks and Latinos want streaming services to do better

Black and brown communities make up a large percentage of streaming customers. The novel coronavirus caused…

Dodgers’ World Series trip a taco ride

The year that just keeps giving. The Los Angeles Dodgers are in the World Series. Despite…

Trojans’ Amon-Ra St. Brown primed for big season

The USC Trojans are getting ready to face the Arizona State Sun Devils in their season…

Seahawks’ Russell Wilson has the making of an MVP

Right now the front-runner for the NFL’s Most Valuable Player award is Russell Wilson. The veteran…

Clippers choose Tyronn Lue as their new leading man

It’s a done deal. The Los Angeles Clippers have their new head basketball coach. And they…

Homegrown Garnishes Add Flavor, Nutrition and Eye Appeal to Meals

Make your meals just a bit more special with homegrown garnishes.  You invest time and money…

Plant in Fall for a Colorful Spring Display

It’s time to think spring. Fall is the time to plant tulips, daffodils, crocus and other…

Author Jennifer R. Farmer hits her social justice stride

Jennifer R. Farmer has a couple of solutions for Black women she believes will help them…

John Carlos and the ’68 Olympics protest: ‘There was no fear’

Black consciousness is nothing new.  So the reaction to the killings of George Floyd and Breonna…

Tea with Carina – Fans absent from the NBA Finals

Fans were noticeably absent from the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history. The…

Dominance or democracy? Authoritarian white masculinity as Trump and Pence’s political debate strategy

Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris, the Democratic vice presidential nominee, debated on Oct.…

The greatness of Gale Sayers will never be seen again

On Sept. 23, 2020, the ghost of Chicago was gone. When Chicago Bears legend Gale Sayers…

Chargers must prepare to do whatever it takes to win

One of the most famous lines in cinematic history was uttered by Sean Connery in Brian…

MLS rivals LA Galaxy and LAFC aid their communities

On the soccer field, the Los Angeles Galaxy and Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) have one…