Helped by strong name recognition, California Attorney General Kamala Harris added 14 state legislators to her long list of supporters last month in her bid to become the state’s next U.S. senator.
These days, Joe Mata does much of his work in a lab at West Los Angeles Community College and talks excitedly about his plans for the future. But the 30-year-old student had to travel a long and arduous road to get to where he is today.
Just as in life, the Purple One is reigning in death topping the album charts as fans and mourners seem to have snatched up everything Prince in the days following his death and Prince hits—most notably “Purple Rain”, “When Doves Cry” and “The Very Best of Prince”—have dominated the charts.
The Wall Street Journal described it as “dramatically compelling”. The Washington Post dubbed it “a thunderous TV drama” that was right on time. Ebony said it was the most powerful show on TV and last month, “Underground”—WGN’s top rated and smash hit series —was renewed for a second season..’
Each month I write this column my goal is to give our community knowledge on basic financial matters. Most of the time it will be centered on insurance related matters. This month the spotlight is on the National Lifeline Program or what is known as “Obama Phones”.
I love being a woman of color, more specifically, I love being a black woman. It did however, take years before I fully accepted and fell in love with my blackness and really genuinely felt that my black was beautiful.