Black Power

'Rights are easy to lose': San Diego Pride Parade calls for persistence in fight for equality

By the time the San Diego Pride Parade got underway Saturday morning in Hillcrest the party was already in full swing on its sidewalks, and it seemed …

LGBTQI

The Chronicle’s 2018 Rising Star Chefs

Behold the 2018 class of Chronicle Rising Star Chefs.<p>These are the chefs that, we believe, will influence — and lead — tomorrow’s restaurant …

San Francisco

Black Power grandfather of 17-year-old homicide victim wants answers

The grieving family of a 17-year-old girl found dead at a south Auckland house say police are being "pretty secretive" about the homicide …

Crime

Ex-Black Panther leader to get $2.2M from Oakland after city councilwoman's attack

A former leader of the Black Panther Party will receive $2.2 million from the city of Oakland, Calif., to settle a 2015 case in which she was physically attacked by a city councilwoman.<p>The settlement, equivalent to the salaries of about 30 entry-level police officers, consists of $1.2 million in …

Black Panther

Quanell X sued by family alleging he passed himself off as a lawyer

Image 1of/19<p>Caption<p>Close<p>A Houston-area mother and son are suing activist Quanell X, alleging he passed himself off as a lawyer and took money for …

San Francisco Bay Area

The Black Press Challenges Fake News at Annual Conference

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA Newswire Washington Correspondent)<p>As Donald Trump’s persistent “fake news” rhetoric continues to fester in the media, Black …

African-American News

From 'Black Panther' to 'Blindspotting,' Oakland's identity crisis inspires great books and movies

The superhero blockbuster <i>Black Panther</i> ends with a bang and a whoosh that would make any Oakland resident proud. A spaceship from the mythical …

The Arts

Nixon and Johnson Pushed the CIA to Spy on U.S. Citizens, Declassified Documents Show

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Adam Janos<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2018<p>Title<p>Nixon and Johnson Pushed the CIA to Spy on U.S. Citizens, Declassified …

Surveillance

'This Isn't Over': Left Vows to Continue Fight Over Anthem Protests

Although the NFL put out a policy of no kneeling for the national anthem this week — pleasing millions of patriotic Americans — the battle over …

Anthem Protests

10 Art Galleries That Don’t Care About Your Low-Key Holiday Weekend

<b>Friday, July 6:</b><p>1. Band of Vices, opening reception for mixed-media sculptural assemblage by Sharon Louise Barnes, 6-9 p.m. in West Adams.<p>2. Kamikaze …

Los Angeles

The American History of Protestors Climbing Monuments

When politicians go low, activists go high.<p>On the afternoon of Independence Day, Therese Okoumou started climbing up the base of the Statue of …

Rights & Freedoms

July 4th Cheap Heat Spectacular feat. Alexa Bilss

Rosenberg loses his mind over Sasha and Bayley. the Black Power Rankings are back, and Alexa Bliss joins the show. Whoa. Enjoy yourself!

Alexa Bliss

Five lesser-known films by French new wave legend Agnès Varda

Striding onto the scene in 1955 with <i>La Pointe Courte</i>, Agnès Varda’s radical approach to movie-making is considered by film stans to have kicked off the French New Wave (a.k.a. <i>La Nouvelle Vague</i>). Varda is a filmmaking icon, but her contribution has been downplayed (or full-on ignored) next to her …

Charlie Chaplin

Black Power president's daughter in court for revealing rape victim's identity

Gabrial Tiana-Lee Pepe Weston, the daughter of a Black Power boss, appeared at New Plymouth District Court on Thursday for breaching a court …

Judiciary

'The First Purge' Review: A Fiery But Disappointing Prequel

When I saw <i>The Purge: Anarchy</i> in 2014, it shook me so badly that I genuinely feared I was going to be “purged” while walking back to my friend’s car …

Horror

Captain America No. 1, by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Annotated

Captain America enjoys a rarefied position in the superhero pantheon. Since his 1940 debut (in which he punches Adolf Hitler in the face), Captain America has been defined as the quintessential patriot. In stories that have riffed on divisive political moments — Watergate, the War on Terror — the …

The Arts

Democrats; From Party Of Slavery To Party Of Crazy!!

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Republicans in name only (<i>RINOs</i>), notwithstanding, Democrats haven’t just lost their minds – they can only be described as …

African-American News

Back to Red Onion State Prison: Rashid’s return to the original scene of criminal abuse

<b>by Kevin ‘Rashid’ Johnson</b><p><b>Founded on lies, racism and abuse</b><p>“Young Panthers on the March” – Art: Kevin “Rashid” Johnson<p>After six years of being bounced …

African-American News

5 design things to do this week

Marcus Reynolds and Tommy Zhang , best in class designers at Otis College of Art and Design, debrief with Jose Fernandez about their Scorpio-inspired …

Black Panther Party

Algeria and the American Black Panther Party

Jul 02<p>In the 1970s, Algiers served as refuge to African Americans who confronted US racism with force and had to flee the country. Some Panthers …

Africa

Patricia Barry, who offered a lifeline to the homeless and opened the Hi Spot Cafe, dies at 71

When Patricia Barry took an interest in sculptures that were scattered around Seattle, she made it her mission to find out who the artist was.<p>Not …

Homelessness

Carmichael, Stokely (Kwame Ture) (1941-1998) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

Image Courtesy of the Library of Congress<p>A civil rights leader, antiwar activist, and Pan-African revolutionary, Stokely Carmichael is best known for …

Black History

Seattle Indian Health Board’s residency program celebrates its graduates

Seattle Indian Health Board’s residency program trains family doctors in a federally qualified community health center with a team of family and …

Health Care

Jordan Peele's Monkeypaw Productions Hires Cultural Executive (Exclusive)

Kamil Oshundara will specialize in academic and cultural research, with her work woven into storylines and character development, according to the …

Jordan Peele

Talking Loud & Achieving Absolutely Nothing: The Self-Proclaimed Black Revolutionary To Shut Up And Sit Down.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) On the average day, I will guess that I come across at lease one self-proclaimed “Black Revolutionary.” You know the type of …

African-American News

Think we’re living in tumultuous times now? Try taking a trip back to 1968 with this National Portrait Gallery show.

Fifty years ago, the world was as tumultuous as it is today, says National Portrait Gallery historian James Barber.<p>“You had the Vietnam War, the draft, the civil rights movement, marches, student sit-ins, student protests, two assassinations,” he says. “People were wondering, ‘What’s next? What’s …

National Portrait Gallery

‘Everybody Loves Denzel’ Every Throwback Thursday in July at the NoHo 7!

Every Throwback Thursday in July, we’re celebrating one of the most critically claimed actors of all time, Denzel Washington! We’re calling it …

Black Panther Party

No love for Yemen?

<b>by Keith ‘Malik’ Washington</b>UNICEF is calling for $350 million to feed the starving Yemeni children, called “peanuts” compared the money spent on …

African-American News

Oakland Church Pledges To Combat White Privilege By Never Calling The Police, Inadvertently Adopts Code Of Omerta

5:26 PM 06/26/2018<p>A church in Oakland, California, pledged to stop calling the police, especially on black people, to combat white privilege, …

Conservative View