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A Worthy Cause to Sing For

KindredSPIRITS, a non-profit humanitarian organization that inspires and educates diverse communities to support global partners in their efforts to heal the world, recently put on a show reflective of their work in downtown Los Angeles […]

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Raising Up Against Bullying

LOS ANGELES-It’s good to be a bear. More specifically, it’s good to be a Koala Bear. A Koala Bear is cool. That’s what the good folks over at Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment are hoping […]

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Celebs Talk About Domestic Violence

LOS ANGELES-Academy Award winner Halle Berry put her name behind helping battered women suffering from domestic violence. Every year, Berry’s name has become synonymous with the Jenesse Center, Inc., a South Los Angeles nonprofit organization […]

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Commentary: Jungleland? NY Times Should Report on Government Neglect Towards African-American Residents in Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans

By Jenga Mwendo America’s Wire Writers Group NEW ORLEANS—The New York Times Magazine recently ran a story on my home, the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, a place one of the most powerful newspapers […]