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NAJEE’S NOTES: Community opposes purchase of Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

By Najee Ali Contributing Writer Community residents of South L.A., along with a broad-based coalition of civil rights organizations and groups that are located in the Crenshaw area have announced their opposition to the proposal by CIM Group to purchase the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. The announcement that the mall was being purchased was made Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: CAIR-LA plays vital role in South L.A.

By Najee Ali Contributing Writer Ramadan, which is the holy month for more than one billion members of the Muslim community worldwide, is currently underway. In South Los Angeles, which is home to several Islamic centers and Muslim organizations that continue to serve the community regardless of race, Ramadan is not just a month of Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: Group forms to fight pandemic in South L.A.

Coronavirus, the pandemic, is without question a concern that the entire nation is reeling from. As of this writing, there have been 217,324 confirmed cases of the virus with 8,917 deaths globally. The silent virus doesn’t discriminate. The rich and famous are not immune. Everyone from NBA superstar Kevin Durant and three of his teammates Read More…