Morris O'Kelly is the son of two music educators and is a graduate of
After an 11 year stint in the music industry, he began branching out into entertainment journalism, scribing for newspapers, magazines, and other periodicals. After a number of critically acclaimed Op/Ed pieces in the Los Angeles Times, he decided to combine his love of writing and media production.
Presently, O'Kelly is a regular political commentator for the BBC Radio Network regarding the American political system, HuffPo Live and author of the syndicated column, The Mo'Kelly Report.
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With one of the most important elections in our history just weeks away, the Macedonia Baptist Church Political Action Committee will host a town hall at 7 p.m., October 18, 2012, to ensure that the Watts community is well informed about November 6 ballot initiatives and candidates.
The “Repairing the Breach: Strategizing for the Future of Watts” town hall meeting will be held at The Historic Sanctuary of the Macedonia Baptist Church, 1751 E. 114 Street, Los Angeles. It will feature a lively discussion with the Rev. Cecil “Chip” Murray, Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D-CA-37th), Congresswoman Janice Hahn (D-CA-36th), and Los Angeles City Councilwoman and mayoral candidate Jan Perry.
Others confirmed to participate in the forum include Verbum Dei High School Dean of Students Brandi Odum-Lucas, Watts Health Care Corp. President William Hobson, and Los Angeles City Housing Authority Chief Executive Officer Douglas Guthrie.
Acclaimed author and talk radio personality Morris O’Kelly of KFI’s The Mo’ Kelly Show, will moderate the forum.
The town hall will provide an opportunity for Watts community members to discuss issues which matter most to them; including housing, health care, employment and education.
Macedonia Baptist Church has been a beacon light within the Watts community for more than 104 years and is under the leadership of Lead Pastor Rev. Shane B. Scott.
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