Isaiah Mobley looks to lead Trojans into the new season

Playing college sports during a pandemic may be the strangest time for any student-athlete at the…

Blacks and Latinos were the X-factors in Biden’s win

The great divide. Democrat. Republican. The 2020 Presidential Election was split down the middle of America’s…

Vote: A new generation is making their voices heard

Preparing for the 2020 U.S. presidential election looked different than in the past. Yes, some steps…

President Trump just got fired by the American people

You fired! President Donald Trump has heard these words before. It’s a catchphrase that President Trump…

Voters turn out on Election Day, sound off about change

Voters in Los Angeles County wanted a couple of things when they took to the polls…

In this election, democracy and voters’ rights matter

The Black Lives Matter movement stormed the country and injected itself into the minds of people…

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…

Lakers’ Danny Green answers social justice call

Danny Green has been about the messaging from Day 1. When the NBA came through with…

The NBA’s lack of Black head coaches is unavoidable

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver set the stage in 2014 for what the league will and will…

Black youth must carry the torch of the Black media

We often hear that print media is dying. Some may argue that this statement is hyperbolic,…

U.S. Open champ Naomi Osaka’s social justice crusade

According to the New King James Version Bible, a passage of scripture from Luke 12:48 states…

Turbulence: The 1968 protest heard around the world

Instead of being celebrated for their 1-3 finish in the 200 meters at the 1968 Summer…

Hot Springs, Arkansas: A bedrock to the Negro Leagues

HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS – Driving down Central Avenue in Hot Springs, Arkansas, it’s kind of hard…

NBA, WNBA reach apex of social justice push

John Lewis would be proud. Dr. John Carlos and Dr. Tommie Smith are probably somewhere smiling.…

Lakers’ LeBron James shows why he’s ‘built different’

Preaching social justice and playing basketball at the highest level would be a real delicate balance…