Via LA Sentinel
The YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles hosted its 42nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Brotherhood Breakfast to honor three individuals whose ongoing work strengthens and pays tribute to Dr. King’s lifelong commitment to equality, social justice and community service.
“Every year, the Los Angeles Metropolitan Y celebrates exemplary community leaders who demonstrate a longstanding commitment to making this city a better place for all,” said Cristina Rose, Chair, Board of Directors, YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles. “These are people who share the Y’s mission to create opportunities for individuals and families to live healthier, more productive lives -- to strengthen our communities by creating the kind of lasting and positive change to which Dr. King dedicated his life.”Read more
The National Rifle Association Is Correct: I Do Want Your Guns
Let's stop mincing words; Let progressives -- not all but certainly many -- stop feigning tolerance for a gun culture we abhor and rampant gun ownership we cannot comprehend.
Since December, when the nation was devastated by the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, I have watched with dismay as leftist punditry attributes our nation's horrific level of gun violence to some variation of the same recipe: the availability of rapid-fire weapons, the ease with which obscene amounts of ammunition can be purchased, and the deadly combination of firearms and mental illness.Read more