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Music Manager Daniel Carter Starts Organization To Help Black Residents Become Homeowners With Larger Mission To Rebuild Black Wall Street

The gentrification of historically Black neighborhoods is happening quickly in South Los Angles. Music manager Daniel Carter is fighting against it by creating an organization to help Black people transition from renting to homeownership. Carter founded the organization Buy Back the Block L.A., which educates South Los Angeles residents on …

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Academy Museum Set To Open in December in L.A.

Los Angeles Museum

Back in 2012, the Academy Awards’ Museum of Motion Pictures was announced with plans to open in 2017. But now, after countless delays and more than $368 million raised, the museum will finally open its doors later this year. Tom Hanks, trustee and co-chair of the Academy Museum campaign, announced …

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LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Reveals New Initiative To Improve Latinx Representation In Entertainment Industry, Wants #JusticeForJLo After Oscar Snub

Jennifer Lopez and Mayor

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti revealed a new initiative that focuses on improving Latinx representation in the entertainment industry. He also wants justice for Jennifer Lopez after the Academy snubbed Lopez over her role in “Hustlers.” On Monday, Garcetti announced the new initiative called “L.A. Collab,” a campaign that seeks …

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