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  • Construction Begins on King National Memorial at the Mall

    (NNPA) - For 13 years, Ed Jackson has been steeped in a struggle to make a dream come true. He is chief architect for the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the Northeast side of the Tidal Basin lining up with the Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson memo...
  • On MLK Day and Inaugural Anniversary: Has Obama Kept His Promises to Blacks?

    WASHINGTON (NNPA) - On Nov. 3, 2008, an important telephone conference was held in Black America. That was the day that then candidate Barack Obama, on the eve of his historic election to the presidency, promised African-American leaders and representativ...
  • Handling Incapacity Through a Living Trust

    My last column addressed the usefulness of a Power of Attorney when a person becomes disabled. A Power of Attorney allows you to designate another person (an “agent”) to handle your financial transactions for you should you become incapable of handlin...
  • Pasadena Journal Columnist Cameron Turner Debuts on KNBC Channel 4!

    Local writer Cameron Turner, whose provocative column, "Turner's Two Cents," appears regularly in the Journal, will share his opinions on KNBC Channel 4 as a contributor to the dynamic news and discussion ...
  • The Black Caucus Needs to Think Before They Speak!

    President Obama inherited a house with a leaking roof, eaten up by termites. Let’s give him a chance to repair it. Blacks need to stop attacking President Obama regarding the joblessness of Blacks. The employment status of Blacks did not just get bad si...
  • The D’Veal Corporation in Partnership with Leadership Green Works Presents Workshops in Green Technology “Think and Grow Green”

    In the rapidly growing field of the green environment, The D’Veal Corporation and Leadership Green Works has taken on a role as facilitators to implement a training program in green technology. ...
  • Who's Resolution, Yours or His?

    The feedback from readers of this writing from last January was such that I've decided to offer it as a start to the dawning of yet  another new year for us as many a believer is poised to roll up their proverbial sleeves and get busy with a declared...
  • Renaissance and Religion in 20th Century Black America

    At its height, the renaissance movement in Black America was taking root throughout the nation’s inter cities; what began in Harlem, New York, and mirrored in such cities as Chicago and Los Angeles, alike, the rise and visibility of Black culture, pride...
  • Sports Watching & Wondering

    AN ABSOLUTELY PERFECT DAY OF ROSES! I was awestruck at the beauty of the Rose Parade. Did we ever have a more perfect day? The floats were spectacular, and the marching bands were ...
  • Urban Food Deserts Threaten Children's Health

    If any of us were forced to live in a desert we'd probably find trying to survive in a barren, desolate wasteland difficult. But through a series of public policies and private sector decisions, millions of mostly low-income and minority families in Ameri...
  • Wish List for 2010 and Beyond

    Now that we have ushered in not only a new year, but a new decade, I want to share my New Decade’s wish list. I hope:PRESIDENT   OBAMA stops gutting his domestic programs in an effort to appease Republicans who have no intention of supporting ...
  • Tuskegee Airmen Heroes at Rose Bowl Parade

    For more than 65 years the Tuskegee Airmen have been on a crusade to be acknowledged as significant figures in American history.  Amidst a picture perfect day, before hundreds of thousands of spectators, and millions ...
  • Special Days advertising

    Honor those special dates and people in your life with announcements of weddings ~ anniversaries ~  graduations, and births.  ...
  • Special Edition advertising

    The Journal will publish special editions to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday, January 14, 2010 and Black History Month, February, 2010.   Each special event will provide an opportunity for businesses and the community to participate i...
  • Economic Recovery Forum Focus: Access Capital &Creating Jobs

    The message is loud and clear, from President Obama Job Summit  to L.A. Mayor Villaraigos’s creating a kitchen Cabinet of Economic Advisor’s to Business Life and Woodbury University’s answer to the call to get serious about Jobs and Access to C...
  • The American Legion, Pasadena Post 13, Salutes The Tuskegee Airmen

    The Tuskegee Airmen were honored recently at an event for their service and sacrifice during WWII. These enlisted men became America's first Black military airmen, during a time when there were those who thought that black men lacked ...
  • Pastor Glovioell says, “GOODBYE!”

    “Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way” (1 Samuel 12:23)The blessings of the Lord are here!2010 is arriving, and it’s in the atmosphere! ...
  • Sports Watching & Wondering

    IT IS TIME TO SMELL THE ROSES! The Pasadena Rose Bowl is where most of the people in the world would like to be this coming Friday. The weather is likely to be pleasant and pristine, and the Rose Parade will be spectacular as usual. Millions of happy vis...
  • And a Little Child Shall Lead Them

    (NNPA) I love to share a story shared with me about my dear friend and mentor Rev. William Sloane Coffin, Jr. It was Christmas Eve and the pews at New York City’s Riverside Church were packed. The Christmas pageant was underway and had come to the point...
  • The Politics of Health Care Reform

    Although  House and Senate versions of the health care reform bill are weaker than they should be, the legislation making its way to President Barack Obama’s desk is far better than merely maintaining the status quo. ...

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