This Black Family Ran a Thriving Beach Resort Near L.A. 100 Years Ago. They Want Their Land Back.

Willa and Charles Bruce were among the first Black people to settle in Manhattan Beach, Calif., but the city shut down their resort in 1924. Now, the county is considering returning the land.

This Black Family Ran A Thriving Beach Resort Near L.a. 100 Years Ago. They Want Their Land Back.

The New York Times – by Jacey Fortin

In 1912, Willa and Charles Bruce bought a plot of land on the Southern California coast.

Read the whole story on


What do you think?

1k Points
Upvote Downvote

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Galaxy And Samuel Grandsir Agree To Three-Year Contract

Galaxy and Samuel Grandsir agree to three-year contract

Quaint Village Of New Hope Is Getting A Celebrity-Stuffed Makeover

Quaint village of New Hope is getting a celebrity-stuffed makeover