Category: Local Monitor News

Weekly with The GOV

Here it is SDMNEWS Readers… Gov. Gavin as we at SDMNEWS calls him… A weekly Column that speaks directly to the Black San Diego! On the Record with Governor Newsom: One Year of California for All By Governor Gavin Newsom There’s no state in America quite like California. In troubled times for the Nation, California

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BUY BLACK SAN DIEGO's weekly events

Buy Black SD is San Diego’s most comprehensive and up to date one-stop shop for all things black and business-related. We have a robust directory of black business, business resources such as business plans and application templates. We also boast an amazing event calendar that’s updated daily along with weekly email newsletters. sign up for

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What do They Want To KNOW? What Everyone Needs to Know About 2020

By law, the U.S. government is required to count the number of people living in the United States every 10 years. Getting an accurate count is important because census numbers impact daily life in the United States in many ways. For example, census data are often used to determine how much federal funding is allocated

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SWEET CALIFIA; CALIFORNIA

California Democratic Party Black Caucus Elects All Women to Board  By Manny Otiko | California Black Media You could feel the high level of energy in the room when the California Democratic Party African American Caucus (CDPAAC) made history this past weekend, electing four Black women to lead the organization.  “I am at a loss

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Exclusive Interview

Exclusive Interview: Raven-Symoné Says She’s ‘Home’ at Disney Channel By Jonathan Harris Three decades into her career and three decades into her life, Raven-Symone is down to earth, grateful, and happy to create family entertainment with Disney Channel. RAVEN’S HOME – Disney Channel’s “Raven’s Home” stars Sky Katz as Tess, Navia Robinson as Nia Baxter-Carter,

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Kicking out the GIG

Sharecropping was a system of agriculture instituted in the American South during the period of Reconstruction after the Civil War. It essentially replaced the plantation system which had relied on slave labor and effectively created a new system of bondage. Under the system of sharecropping, a poor farmer who did not own land would work a plot belonging to

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BLACK WOMEN SAVING CALIFORNIA

The Spirit of Queen Califia in California The California Democratic Party has been in a state of chaos since the 2016 election and has become the crucible of the anti-Trump resistance. It’s the most Democratic state in the union and is considered a bellwether for the future of liberal politics — that is to say,

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