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The magnitude of California’s 2020 wildfire season is hard to comprehend. To date, CAL FIRE reports that more than 7,600 fires have scorched approximately 3.2 million acres this…
Carol H. Williams’ legacy has forged a path for a multi-cultural narrative in a space that was once a gated community that excluded Black and Brown…
Antonio Ray Harvey | California Black Media    In less than one month, the State Bar of California has been roiled in high-level personnel snafus involving…
Regina King has made history at the Venice Film Festival by becoming the first Black female director to be selected to premiere in its 88-year-long history. Speaking…
Black Voices About Politics Put on Display in Film Short “Authentic “   Real Talk in the Barber Shop   The film short Authentic, directed by…
Congress returned to Washington this week after its annual August recess, but unfortunately negotiations on a stimulus package that includes small business relief remain at a…
By SUNITA SOHRABJI, EMS Contributing Editor Even as U.S. crime rates drop to historic lows, residents of low-income neighborhoods continue to be over-policed and victimized by…
A meeting between Ice Cube and the Biden campaign is expected today to discuss Cube’s Contract with Black America. For the full story, visit AURN.com/BreakingNews.
Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media   California’s overall 2020 Census response rate is a few points higher than the national response rate. But advocates pushing for an accurate and complete count in the state say in many of the…
Quinci LeGardye | California Black Media  On Aug. 17, the “Yes On Prop 17” campaign held its Official Proposition 17 Campaign Virtual Kick-Off on Facebook Live. The event featured testimony from previously incarcerated…