Category : West

West / California - 8 months ago

The Time to Love is Now!

To love and be loved are wonderful emotional experiences. There are seasons and holidays when you might say “Love is in the air.” We just celebrated Valentine’s Day and love was expressed in many ways. Loved ones received sweet smelling flowers,...

West / California - 8 months ago

Mama, Who is Aunt Jemimah?

February 21, 2018Joe C. Hopkins, Journal Publisher If you were asked that question, what would you answer? More importantly, what would you feel, if it referred to your aunt, mother or grandmother? Embarrassment? Pride, or Nothing? My answer is pri...

West / California - 8 months ago

No Security Issues in Ethiopia – Foreign Minister

By Eskinder Firew Ethiopia’s foreign minister has said there are no security concerns in the country, despite a state of emergency imposed by the government last week. Officials made the declaration February 16, a day after Prime Minister Hailemariam...

West / California - 8 months ago

Trump’s Parade Plan a Waste of Money

Dr. Julianne Malveaux Dr. Julianne Malveauxby Dr. Julianne MalveauxNow “45” wants a parade. He wants it in November, probably before the mid-term elections. Some see it as move to mobilize his base and stroke his own ego; others actually believe th...

West / California - 8 months ago

Jamaican women join bobsled party with 1st Olympic run

By Liam Boylan-Pett Less than one week ago, the Jamaican bobsled team of Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian and Carrie Russell weren’t quite sure if they had a sled. A coach left the staff, and she threatened to take the team’s sled with her. Then Red Stripe...