Reverend Eric P. Lee, President of the SCLC of Greater Los Angeles, Chrarisse Bremond, President of the Brotherhood Crusade, and Minister Tony Muhammad, Western Regional Director for the Nation of Islam in from of the Los Angeles Sentinel at the kick-off of the Respect Me campaign this week.

This weekend there’s a lot of things going on.  Come on out and participate.

Tonight the Black LGBT Bowling League will meet up again to bowl it out for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place titles.  It’s all going down at the AMF Mar Vista Lanes at 12125 Venice Blvd. in Los Angeles.  The cost to bowl is $20. 

Tomorrow, Blacks will discuss the use of certain word in hip-hop lyrics in a panel discussion entitled Respect Me at the California African American Museum in Exposition Park.  This is for the early birds only because it starts at 7:30 a.m. and will be broadcast live in KJLH 102.3 FM.

Both Saturday and Sunday, the Los Angeles Times is holding their Festival of Books.  Among the 130+ authors scheduled to appear are Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Eric Jerome Dickey, Walter Mosley, and Victoria Rowell.  Check it out at UCLA all weekend.  Sunday, admission is free.

On Monday morning from 4:30 a.m. to 6 a.m. tune into to Stevie Wonder’s KJLH 102.3 FM.  The Front Page will be discussing whether or not you can be gay and stay true to the Black Agenda.  Should be interesting…Those not in L.A. can listen online at www.kjlhradio.com.