• Where Poe and Día de los Muertos Meet

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor It is generally his place of birth or the place where he met his demise that the major Edgar Allan Poe festivals live. For decades at Westminster Hall and Burying Ground in Baltimore, Maryland — the site of Poe’s original grave — an unident

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  • Arts & Cultural District to Celebrate State Designation

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The community is invited to a mixer celebrating San Pedro's designation as a California Cultural District. The San Pedro Arts & Cultural District will also be celebrating the new public art installations of Gaffey Street and the completion of John Van Hamersveld's murals at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

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  • Cuban Marine Science Conference Breaks  U.S. Academic Blockade

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Mark Friedman, RLN Contributor, Marine Science Educator at L.A. Maritime Institute Six hundred and fifty delegates representing 18 countries gathered at MarCuba — an international marine science conference intended to expand collaboration between marin

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  • Port Workers Fight for Union, Immigrant Rights

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    Teamsters, Painters speak out against deportations

    By Mark Friedman, RLN Contributor The Trump administration was not deterred when its decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status of people from four small nations was halted by

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  • The Two Pronged Approach to Rent Control

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Lyn Jensen, Carson Reporter On the Nov. 6 ballot, and at the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, the issue of rent control is being tackled. Voters around the state are considering Proposition 10, titled the “Affordable Housing Act,” which if passed would repeal the 1995 Costa-Hawkins Re

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