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LA Urban League Aims for Black Economic Empowerment

LA Urban League Aims for Black Economic Empowerment

Nat Rubio-LichtFebruary 15, 2021 Linda Stewart’s South Central-based apparel business, Multi-Level Apparel T-Shirt Spot, was thriving. She sold custom T-shirts to schools, local sports teams and individuals...

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ANNUAL REPORT: 2020-2022

Urban League Report 2020 State of Black America Report

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Urban League Report 2020 State of Black America Report

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We are proud to support this amazing and necessary series hosted by @asiasocietyla and @usccinema 🎬 See below for details! Repost from @asiasocietyla

As part of the Standing Against Racism ... See more

3 months ago

The Los Angeles Urban League calls for the immediate resignation of former Council President Nury Martinez and Councilmembers Gil Cedillo and Kevin de León. The former President of the LA City ... See more

3 months ago

Today, we celebrate the people who built thriving and flourishing communities on the lands we live on today.

We honor the diverse Indigenous communities across the U.S. and help to uplift their ... See more

3 months ago

#FlashbackFriday to Black to the Future with the LA Urban League Young Professionals ( @laulyps )! We were so thrilled to be a sponsor of this year's TEC Leimert and see so much black excellence ... See more

Press releases

Why We Stand Against Hate and Injustice for All Races

As we leave the month that we celebrate the life and historical legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and enter Black History Month, hate-related...

Takar Smith, Keenan Anderson & Oscar Sanchez Deserved Better

In this first month of 2023, the Los Angeles Police Department killed three (3) men – Takar Smith, Keenan Anderson, and Oscar Sanchez. Each of these...

MLK was a Force for Change in Education and Workforce Development

This Monday, January 16, we will again celebrate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a civil rights and social justice...

Unbought and Unbossed: Remembering Shirley Chisholm 

I am not the candidate of Black America, although I am Black and proud. I am not the candidate of the women's movement of this country, although I...

The Significance of December 6 in American History

On December 6, the citizens of Georgia will head to the polls to decide who will represent them in the United States Senate. While this date is...

Garrett Morgan’s Impact on Modern America

Sunday, November 20, will mark the 99th anniversary of the date the US Patent Office awarded Patent No. 1,475,074 to 46-year-old Garrett Morgan for...

Remembering Veteran Daniel Smith

November 11 was Veteran's Day, a day we set aside to honor the members of our military who put their lives on the line to protect the country in...

Your Vote. Your Voice. Vote Now or No Later Than November 8!

Elections matter. As we have learned from the past, elections have the power to change the course of history. Voter turnout for midterm elections is...

Racism has no place in City Council

The recent events regarding racist discussions held by now-former LA City Council President Nury Martinez and Council Members Mr. Cedillo and Mr. De...

LA Urban League Inspires Future Entrepreneurs

Today's students are tomorrow's business moguls and at the LA Urban League we are giving them the opportunity to dream big and turn their business...