The Root Cities: Life in the City of Angels
As part of The Root's city series, we take a look at black political power in the entertainment capital.
As part of The Root's city series, we take a look at who's really holding the purse strings in the entertainment capital. Hint: They don't necessarily work in Tinseltown.
As part of The Root's city series, here's our guide to finding fun in Los Angeles -- whether you're looking for a trendy Hollywood vibe or the city's black cultural enclaves.
Forty-five years later, an eyewitness looks back at the uprising that ignited South Los Angeles. The more things change, the more they stay the same.
As quiet as it's kept, the City of Angels has a rich black literary tradition. As part of The Root's city series, author Rebecca Walker takes a look at the best African-American writers who have called Los Angeles home.
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