Chappelle Attack Suspect Says Jokes ‘Triggered’ Him – NBC Los Angeles

Chappelle Attack Suspect Says Jokes ‘Triggered’ Him – NBC Los Angeles

The 23-year-old man accused of attacking comedian Dave Chappelle on stage at the Hollywood Bowl says he was triggered by the comedian’s jokes about transgender and homeless people. “I identify as bisexual — and I wanted him to know what he said was triggering,” Isaiah Lee told the New York Post on Saturday in an … Read more

Leaders host LA vigil in response to hate-fueled killings in Buffalo, Laguna Woods – Press Telegram

Leaders host LA vigil in response to hate-fueled killings in Buffalo, Laguna Woods – Press Telegram

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Los Angeles Civil + Human Rights and Equity Department hosted a vigil at LA’s First AME Church on Monday, May 23, standing alongside Black and AAPI leaders in response to this month’s deadly, hate-inspired attacks in Buffalo and Laguna Woods. “In Los Angeles there is no room for … Read more

Leaders come together to host LA vigil in response to hate-fueled killings in Buffalo, Laguna Woods – Daily News

Leaders come together to host LA vigil in response to hate-fueled killings in Buffalo, Laguna Woods – Daily News

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Los Angeles Civil + Human Rights and Equity Department hosted a vigil at LA’s First AME Church on Monday, May 23, standing alongside Black and AAPI leaders in response to this month’s deadly, hate-inspired attacks in Buffalo and Laguna Woods. “In Los Angeles there is no room for … Read more

LA officials, faith leaders to honor mass shooting victims

LA officials, faith leaders to honor mass shooting victims

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Los Angeles elected officials, faith leaders and cultural leaders will gather at First AME Church of Los Angeles Monday for a candlelight vigil to honor the victims killed last week in the racist and hate-motivated mass shootings in Buffalo, NY , and Laguna Woods. What You Need To Know A group … Read more

Hefty contributions for LA mayoral candidates from wealthy areas, including outside the city – University Times

Hefty contributions for LA mayoral candidates from wealthy areas, including outside the city – University Times

As Los Angeles enters a post COVID-19 era, the city is yet to fully recover from the effects of the two-year pandemic that left more people on the streets and impacted the livelihood of working Angelenos. So it’s no surprise that homelessness, crime and housing availability and affordability are some of the city’s biggest challenges … Read more

5 highlights from Grammy Museum’s exhibition ‘The Power Of Women In Country Music’ – Press Telegram

5 highlights from Grammy Museum’s exhibition ‘The Power Of Women In Country Music’ – Press Telegram

The history of country music isn’t just about cowboys as the Grammy Museum is aiming to show with its new exhibition, “The Power Of Women In Country Music.” “It’s about the last hundred years of trailblazers and changemakers in the country music genre who are women,” said Kelsey Goelz, curator of the exhibition, which opens … Read more