Los Angeles-Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and The Empowerment Congress presented the 25th Annual Empowerment Congress Summit-Lessons Learned: 25Years of Empowerment and Leadership. This enormous and significant event was held on Saturday, January 14, 2017, on the campus of University of Southern California, Bovard Auditorium.Details
Inglewood-The City of Inglewood celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Monday, January 16, 2017. Dr. King’s legacy is prominently evident all across the United States in the national holiday observed in his honor. There were celebrations in various cities across the nation.Details
President-elect Donald Trump’s news conference on Jan. 11 was contentious. Justin Lane/European Pressphoto Agency Donald J. Trump canceled campaign credentials for news organizations that wrote critically of him. He taunted one reporter so badly the Secret Service offered to escort her out of his furious rally. He said he would expand libel laws. His staff…Details
The U.S. Capitol is hung with flags for the Inauguration of President-elect Donald J. Trump on Jan. 20. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images We asked speechwriters for the last eight presidents to offer words that they would like to hear from President-elect Donald J. Trump in his Inaugural Address on Jan. 20. Here are their suggestions.…Details
The Henry Mountains frame the desert landscape of the Colorado Plateau in southern Utah. Over half of Utah’s land is owned by the federal government. Kevin Moloney for The New York Times House Republicans have made it easier for Congress to transfer federal lands to state and local authorities — an idea that was championed…Details
While many people spend all week ideating their game day grub—planning out their menus and writing and rewriting their shopping lists—game day need not be the product of intense planning. Sometimes the best fangating™ eats are ones you pull together quickly! So whether you’re in the parking lot or at home celebrating game day with your friends and family, here are some great, clutch, last-minute recipes that won’t take long to make and can be eaten with one’s fingers! (Because let’s face it, the fangating™ experience need not be fancy but taste is at a premium)!Details
Great Killer Game Day Grub from America’s Supreme Sportsgater; Recipes+ to Party Like a Pro:Healthy Fangating™ Fare
When you think of game day eats, the word “healthy” doesn’t quickly come to mind. This I know and wholeheartedly acknowledge. But when I got started in this business, it was after I had lost 60 lbs., was committed to keeping it off, but was not willing to give up my once-a-week cheat day that for me is spent tailgating or homegating, or collectively as I call it, Fangating.Details
To apply for naturalization, you will need to file Form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Below you will find a general description of the application process.
Before you apply, be sure that you meet all eligibility requirements. Check if you qualify for any exceptions and accommodations. You can use the naturalization eligibility worksheet (PDF, 301 KB) and document checklist (PDF, 178 KB) to help you prepare.Details
After what seemed like a long election process, the American people selected Republican nominee Donald Trump as their new president. Many people are curious about what comes next under President Trump, who made harsh statements about refugees and Muslims during the campaign. Trump promised to build a wall along the Mexican border and said he will send undocumented immigrants back to their home countries.
Immigrants and refugee families living in the U.S. are now waiting to see what Trump will do.Details
On January 16, 2017, Los Angeles commemorates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with its signature Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles.
This year’s parade will once again shine light on the life and legacy of love exemplified by the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As echoed by the President and CEO Of the Parade, Dr. Adrian Dove, “ it is the only parade dedicated to love and one that uses love as a weapon to fight inequality”
Kingdom Day ParadeDetails
Known for her repertoire of great films and awards, Meryl Streep this evening took home another award alongside her honorary Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes, IMMIGRANT ADVOCATE and the importance of a free press! In case you missed it, here is her message to President-elect Donald Trump and the powers that be:
“Please sit down. Thank you. I love you all. You’ll have to forgive me. I’ve lost my voice in screaming and lamentation this weekend. And I have lost my mind sometime earlier this year, so I have to read.Details