New California Law Stiffens Penalties for Trafficking Children for Sex

Antonio Ray Harvey| California BlackMedia Senate Bill (SB) 14 –legislation that makes trafficking of a minor for purposes of a commercial sex act a serious felony — is now the … Read More

State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Helps Protect Coachella Valley Farm Workers and Supports Communities Through Secured Donation

COACHELLA VALLEY—In response to the record-breaking heatwaves and the alarming rise in heat-related illnesses, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond has stepped up to help the United Farm Workers … Read More

Amtrak San Joaquins to run special discounted trains to Allensworth State Historic Park for 2023 Rededication, October 14

Trains will bring visitors to celebrate site unique to California’s African American history (Stockton, CA) – Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park is holding a celebratory “re-dedication” event on Saturday, October … Read More

NAREB Launches 60-City Building Black Wealth Tour With 10/7 Event In Houston To Bring Critical Information To Communities

WASHINGTON – The National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) holds its initial Building Black Wealth Tour event in Houston on Saturday, October 7, kicking off activities in more than … Read More

Keeping it Real:Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Scandal: Victims Speak Out Against “Hush Money”

by S.E. Williams The #MeToo movement erupted in late 2017 following the explosive sexual-abuse allegations levied against celebrated film producer Harvey Weinstein by some of Hollywood’s A-list actresses–and the world … Read More