On the many roads to growing up I heard different takes on the profound philosophical notion of accepting "My Lot in Life." As a Christian, I was inculcated with the precept that God is "Love" and in.. Huffington Post
Edwin Rodriguez, 24, was fatally shot Feb. 14 by a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who believed he was reaching for his gun. That same month, 16-year-old Jose “Peruzzi” Mendez was shot and.. Source: Wochit News -
On Monday, 23-year-old black mother Korryn Gaines was shot and killed by Baltimore police. Her five-year-old son Kodi was also shot but survived. Court documents say Gaines was shot after she aimed her.. Source: Wochit News -
Rodney King's daughter Lora King joined Los Angeles Police Department officers on Thursday, speaking to young people who've had run-ins with police. The 1991 videotaped beating of Rodney King led to.. USATODAY.com Also reported by •Seattle Times •Deseret News •New Zealand Herald
WASHINGTON ― When you step into the elevator on the top floor of the David M. Rubenstein History Galleries, there’s a timeline to your right. It begins with the word “Today.”
Pay attention.. Huffington Post
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rodney King’s daughter was just 7 when her father was beaten bloody by officers with the Los Angeles Police Department. Now 32-year-old Lora King is speaking about her experience.. Seattle Times
People, business networking still works. However, there is a networking war going on, did you know it? What side are you on? Before you choose, hear me out. As far as old-school networking versus.. bizjournals
Football legend Jerry Rice used a discredited talking point to ask San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to end his protest of the national anthem.
Rice, a Hall of Fame wide receiver who.. Huffington Post
To the editor: It’s been a quarter-century since the Rodney King incident, and still “the beat goes on.” Officer Richard Garcia of the Los Angeles Police Department is captured on video kicking,.. L.A. Times
West Coast rapper Game has delivered his new 1992 album artwork. The former G-Unit member unleashed his must-see cover on social media this week.
The post Game Remembers Dream Team, Rodney King, OJ.. SOHH
Ex-gang members are taking their community back, one relationship at a time.
*While growing up in Southwest Houston post-Rodney King, I heard a lot about the turbulence and gang violence taking.. Upworthy
I don't need to give you a run down on Nate Parker, but for the five people uninformed of his current cultural relevancy: Parker co-wrote, produced, directed, and stars in The Birth of A Nation, a.. Huffington Post
Hillary Clinton on several occasions has done what could be called a mea culpa for hubby, Bill's still much talked about and much maligned Omnibus Crime Bill that he spear-headed to Congress in 1994... Huffington Post
On the night of November 14, 1991, 500 million people scattered across 27 nations simultaneously watched Michael Jackson grab his crotch 17 times. He simulated masturbation, shattered car windows with.. Pitchfork
In June of 1992, the Rodney King riots had just rocked Los Angeles and the United States faced deep racial animus. Meanwhile, Michael Jordan was just beginning to reach the height of his basketball.. Mashable