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Education and the Black American Experience

Education and the Black American Experience

  by Deborah Baber Savalla . If you know who Malcolm X, Louis Farrakhan, Jesse Jackson, and Al Sharpton are but don’t know who Jesse Owens, Zora Neale Hurston, Ida B. Wells, or Frederick Douglass are then you are missing the best, brightest, most profound, and uplifting people and parts of the American-African experience. If […]

“You’re more likely to be struck by lightning than killed by a police officer”

Column By George Miller  I almost choked on my sashimi when I heard: “You’re more likely to be struck by lightning than killed by a police officer,” while lunching at the Anaba restaurant in Oxnard at the time (the food is great). The statement sounded like another Internet legend. But it was coming from Sgt. Chris Williams of the Oxnard, […]