Jarrette Fellows, Jr. is Publisher and Editor of Compton Herald. He attended junior and senior high school in Compton, and is an alumnus of California State University, Los Angeles.
The legacy of Mexican California's final governor is enshrined in street names, schools, parks, and businesses across Southern California.
The original pobladores were rewarded by the provincial Mexican government for their sacrifice and hardship in helping forge Pueblo de Los Angeles
More evidence of the Third Root - Mexico’s ancient melding with Africans - is extracted from Mexico’s buried history and reveals ties to the
The original settlers of Los Angeles were racially mixed persons of indigenous Indian, African, and European descent
The Mexican government and the Mexican population at large ignore the truth, even as the evidence of a shared African history grows.