How Former Mayor Tom Bradley Took Action To End Discrimination In Private LA Social ClubsIn 1987, Mayor Tom Bradley rallied with city leaders to fight discrimination and passed an ordinance banning it in private L.A. social clubs.
LAPD Presents Former Tuskegee Airman With First Ever Heroes Among Us AwardLt. Col. Otis Cowley served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War before retiring from the Air Force in 1970.
Monument Unveiled In Honor Of Tuskegee AirmanLt. Oliver Goodall is remembered for the powerful impact he made in Altadena and Pasadena.
Garcetti Launches African American Heritage Month Celebrations In LAThe opening ceremony for LA's annual African American Heritage Month celebration was held on February 5.
University Serves Kool-Aid And Watermelon Water For Black History MonthA New York University dining hall served Kool-Aid and watermelon-flavored water for Black History Month, drawing an apology from its president, who called the menu "inexcusably insensitive."
Best Ways To Celebrate Black History Month In Los AngelesLos Angeles offers family friendly cultural festivals, artistic events and live performances, a parade, and a film festival to pay tribute and honor Black History Month.
Best Ways To Celebrate Black History Month In Orange CountyWhether you want to attend a festival or just a meet up, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Black History month in Orange County!
School Raises Black Lives Matter Flag, Focuses On RacismThe Montpelier High School is believed to be the first public high school to raise a Black Lives Matter flag.
Best Activities To Do This Week In Los Angeles - February 13The week starts with some fun ways to celebrate Valentine's Day with restaurant specials and fun activities, and continues by celebrating history and the arts.
Only On 2: Oxnard Pastor Hires Extra Security After Receiving Threatening, Racist Letter"The letter referred to me as an ape and said 'pin a medal on James Earl Ray, he did the world a favor.'"
Actress Stacey Dash Criticized Over Call To End Black History MonthThe Oscar diversity controversy continues to inspire a very heated discussion.
Anaheim Parade Celebrates 35th Annual Black History MonthHuge crowds took part in a parade and cultural fair in Anaheim Saturday commemorating the 35th Annual Black History Month.
CBS2 Anchor Pat Harvey Discusses Black History Month With Legendary BroadcasterTom Reed was known for playing the latest hits and becoming a prominent voice on the LA AM dial.
Traveling Negro Leagues Exhibit Honors Black History Month, History Of BaseballA special exhibit has taken to the road and made a stop in Southern California to educate Angelenos about the history of the Negro Leagues.
Where To Celebrate Black History Month 2013 In Los AngelesIn 1926 Americans began celebrating “Black History week,” in recent decades this remembrance of African American history was expanded for the entire month of February. In the Southland, celebrations, a parade, testimonials, museums, and libraries offer more than entertainment.