From Bruin to Buffalo: Karl Dorrell’s return to the Pac-12

It’s been quite a journey for Colorado head football coach Karl Dorrell. As a coach, Dorrell,…

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…

Venus Williams at 40: The woman, the champion, and the disease that almost took her joy

Famed tennis star Venus Williams has reached the very top in every area of tennis but…

Robert ‘Kool’ Bell and Kool & the Gang: still relevant

(News4usonline) – For over five decades, Kool & the Gang have been putting down music tracks…

Singer Quiana Lynell is New Orleans’ next great big thing

LOS ANGELES, CA (News4usonline) – You know, pretty much everyone is looking for the next singer…

Patrice Rushen and the drummer: Honoring Ndugu Chancler

Early In 2018, piano maestro Patrice Rushen posted a moving tribute to her late close friend…

Bill Pickett Rodeo revives the spirt of the black cowboy

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA (News4usonline) – Bill Pickett epitomized the black cowboy experience. He invented steer…

Band of Brothers: Strength of Three

Editor’s note: Article was written by Capt. Jannelle Allong-Diakabana, U. S. Army, and published on the…

Black, homelessness, and living in Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES, CA-Black people face three key issues that the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA)…

The song of music from Windy Barnes Farrell

SAN PEDRO, CA-Songbird for life. That is the life story of Windy Barnes Farrell. Sing. Sing.…

The uninvited guest: Brad Pye Jr.’s fight for black press equality

Brad Pye Jr. has had a history of firsts during his illustrious sports journalism career. The…

Frederick Douglass and the search for one million abolitionists

LOS ANGELES, CA-Kenneth B. Morris Jr. is on a mission. His quest is to put the…

Protest: John Carlos and Tommie Smith and the 1968 Olympics

It’s always good to have someone in your corner who is going to look out for…

‘Voice of the Clippers’ Ralph Lawler bidding farewell

LOS ANGELES— As he enters his 40th season as the “Voice of the Clippers,” legendary broadcaster…

Remembering Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’

Hollywood, CA-What now, America? It’s hard to imagine a world without Aretha Franklin. A genre has…