• Immigration Attorney Answers ‘What the Hell is Going On?’

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    Sanctuary Cities, the Cost of ICE and Trump’s Immigration Policies

    By Kym Cunningham, Contributing Writer Donald Trump issued Executive Order 13768, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, on Jan. 25. This order cuts

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  • LB Supports ‘Sanctuary State’ Legislation

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] On Feb. 7, the Long Beach City Council 7-0 voted, Councilwoman Stacy Mungo and Councilman Dee Andrew did not participate,  to support state bills that would essentially make California a “sanctuary state.” District 1 Councilwoman Lena Gonzalez moved for the proposal to support the bills. Prior to the c

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  • Aquarium of Pacific Expansion Breaks Ground

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]LONG BEACH — On Feb. 2, the Aquarium of the Pacific hosted a ground-breaking ceremony for its Pacific Visions wing. The new wing of the aquarium is expected to be a 29,000-square-foot, biomorphic sustainable structure designed that the San Francisco-based architectural f

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  • The Real Scandal

    Trump- Russia  Scandal is  a Smoking Gun in a Smoke-Filled Room

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On Jan. 10, Buzzfeed published an explosive series of memos (misleadingly called a “dossier”) from a former British spy, later revealed to be Christopher Steele, former head of MI6

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  • Zero-Emission Cargo Truck Technology Tested in Carson

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Christian L. Guzman, Community Reporter Electric trolleys are icons in San Francisco. Although they are viewed by some as a quaint relics, the basic technology behind them is not. If you’ve been to Frisco recently, you’ve probably seen modern buses that are propel

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  • Joe Hill’s Requiem

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Slobodan Dimitrov, Guest Columnist Blindfolded, Joe Hill sits in a chair with his wrists tied to its arms. Riflemen, apprehensively peering through slits at Hill from behind a barricade, hold their weapons knuckle-white tight. Blindfolded, Hill starts rocking his ch

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  • This is NOT a Moment

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    This Is A Movement

    By Kym Cunningham, Contributing Writer On Jan. 21, an estimated 750,000 demonstrators converged on downtown Los Angeles for a local contingent of the world-wide Women’s March. The demonstrators sh

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  • The Time to #RESIST is NOW

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor Donald Trump’s presidency began with three acts that spoke volumes about what is to come. First, he cancelled Barack Obama’s executive order benefiting first-time home buyers — many of whom represented his base. Second, he visited the CIA and tried to c

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  • American Women Find Progress in Dialogue

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  • Trump Ban on Muslims Met with Fear, Resistance

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Jan. 27, Donald Trump issued an executive order to temporarily ban about 218 million people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. Hundreds of opponents to the order protested at major airports in the country, where Muslim refugees and people with visas to

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