• McCain’s Funeral was a Ritual Salute to the One Not Invited

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    Resistance, reaction and reflection

    By James Preston Allen, Publisher I was never a fan of Arizona’s Sen. John McCain. It is only belatedly that I’ve come to admire him for his reputation as “maverick” given his thumbs-d

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  • LGBTQ Community Celebrates 25 Years of Long Beach Film

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Katrina Guevara, Contributor The Long Beach Q Film Festival has been transporting viewers to new places and times of empathy for decades. The festival will screen 15 films from Sept. 6 to 9 at The Art Theatre during its 25th anniversary. Once called T

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  • UTLA Brings School Issues to Community 

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Dennis J. Freeman, Contributor United Teachers of Los Angeles is working to get factions of the Los Angeles community more involved in its efforts to be able to provide a better learning experience for students attending the Los Angeles Unified School Di

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  • Which Hunt Will Succeed?

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    How many different crimes aided the president — and how closely and personally was Donald Trump involved?

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On Aug. 21, within minutes of each other, two close associates of Donald Trump—long-time fixer Michael

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