September 2010

Tavis Smiley and Cornel West

Tavis Smiley, Cornel West unite for new radio show

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ — Two of America’s most influential and provocative public figures, broadcaster Tavis Smiley and Princeton professor Cornel West have joined forces to co-host a new radio program – Smiley &…

Dr. Carl Bell addresses a hearing on how to prevent youth violence

Community groups examine ways to tackle violence

by La Risa Lynch As kids head back to school, community and political leaders searched for ways to stop the violence that claimed 27 Chicago Public Schools students last school year. They sought input from…