Sharon Kyle, Lt. Valencia Thomas, and Officer Sandra Moura.

A Changing Culture at the LAPD

by Sharon Kyle and Dick Price Publisher and Editor LA Progressive Magazine Over the years, the Los Angeles Police Department has often had a rocky relationship with some of the communities it has been charged… Read More

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What Good Is Black History Month?

I was going to let Black History Month pass without contributing an article this year. Nothing worth writing came to mind, but then I got a call from Sandra Moura, the LGBT Liaison for the Los Angeles… Read More

Octavia Spencer, Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Bryce Dallas Howard

Why “The Help” Is Little Help

The movie, The Help, has received accolades from across the Hollywood spectrum. Heralded as the most popular film of 2011, it’s been recognized by the NAACP Image Awards, The Golden Globe, The Hollywood Film Awards, The… Read More