Alright ya’ll, I have mixed feelings on this one. I mean most of us don’t really need ice cream, now do we? But nevertheless, it was a Black business in Compton, and now it’s gone.
RIP Marble Slab Creamery.
Jasmyne A. Cannick
Jasmyne Cannick is a nationally known writer and commentator on political, race and social issues. She was selected as one of ESSENCE Magazine’s 25 Women Shaping the World, one of the Most Influential African-Americans in Los Angeles Under 40, one of Los Angeles’ Most Fascinating Angelenos by the L.A. Weekly and one of 40 People Under 40 by the Advocate. She’s worked in the U.S. House of Representatives and at all levels of government helping to shape public opinion and encourage civic engagement while advocating for underrepresented and marginalized communities in the political arena. Learn more here.