It's Black History Month - and although Liberty Hill celebrates and honors the accomplishments and supports the actions, movements and events of Black-led social justice throughout the year, this month we'd like to highlight the Black-led organizing that has been happening in Los Angeles since Liberty Hill's inception.
This is what we know: The challenges facing Black Angelenos are deep and complex. This is what we don’t know: Why there are not more African American organizers in the field to address these challenges?
Susan Burton, founder of A New Way of Life, is one of 10 people selected by CNN this year to be singled out as a 2010 hero. .