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Gentrification and the Poor in Los Angeles !

Major developments started at Downtown and as land became scarce developers started looking for more land into other communities throughout Los Angeles.  Not long ago the “Reef Development” was approved in which developers just sailed through…

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Politics, Football and Trump

What a difference a week makes, last Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, might have been the biggest protest in the NFL.  Players, coaches, and even owners protested.  They protested because the insensitive remarks made by President…

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The complex fight for immigration reform

Once it was known that the President had ended DACA, there were marches and rallies throughout the nation. Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions took advantage of this press conference and spewed venom and screamed at top of…

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Can Democrats Bring the White Voters Back Without Selling out?

I still vividly remember the analyses in the last year presidential elections. Pundits and editorial writers were writing obituaries on the Republican Party for heavily relying on old poor white voters. Now, the conversation about…

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Herbalife Targeting Immigrants with its Pyramid Scheme !

I was researching for new documentaries a week ago and came across with this one, Betting on Zero,  aA documentary about Herbalife. I watched it. I knew that this company was being scrutinized for its business…

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Immigrants and Trump’s First 100 Days as President

Although many minority communities have been in the crosshairs, I will venture to say that no other community has been more affected by Trump’s first one hundred days than immigrant communities throughout this nation.  Illegal Immigration…

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25 Years Ago, LA Went Up in Flames. Can It Happen Again?

In balance, 1992 was a great year.  We, voters, in the state of California sent two women to the US Senate, Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer. Bill Clinton became our president by defeating George H….

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Save the Republic-Defend the Truth !

In light of how our political leaders are currently dealing with the truth in our political dialogues, I looked up its definition.   The Webster’s dictionary defines “truth” as “Fidelity, Constancy,” “sincerity in action, character,…

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These women were warned, they were given an explanation and no, they didn’t persist, at least not this time

People who run elections in county government will make the final results available soon. “Provisional and late-arriving mail-in ballots are still to be counted.” Not sure if there is still hope but it is being…

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