Monday, July 13, 2020

Zamná Ávila

Zamná Ávila
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Zamná Ávila is the assistant editor at Random Lengths News. He also is co-president for the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalist Association (NLGJA-LA), as well as a board member at-large with the California Chican@ News Media Association/National Association of Hispanic Journalists Los Angeles chapter(CCNMA/NAHJ-LA). Prior to RLn, he freelanced for several publications and briefly was the premiere editor for Clout Magazine, a niche product of the Long Beach Press Telegram. He also was a mobile (multimedia) journalist for the Reno Gazette-Journal, a Gannett newspaper. He is fluent in English and Spanish and is broad in his awareness on different cultures.

Chavela Captures the Essence of a Ranchera Icon

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Filmmakers Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi are making sure ranchera great Chavela Vargas is never forgotten. Their documentary, Chavela, explores...

Platform Places Activism Experience on SameSide

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor These days, the extent of our outrage at public policy, government misdeeds or private injustice comes in the form of...

Holiday Afloat Parade is Back

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor It’s that time again. Lights will adorn the ocean shores as a regalia of boats float upon the Los Angeles...

Deck the Streets of Downtown San Pedro

The 37th Annual Spirit of San Pedro Holiday Parade ushers in the season By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Line up on the streets of San Pedro...

Circus Vargas’ Steam Cirque Updates Tradition

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor The circus that emerged in the 19th century, complete with dancing lions, tigers, elephants and bears are a thing of...

Harbor Gathers to the Call of the Elders

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Columbus Day was a flash point on the 525th anniversary of his voyage to the New World. Recently, the Los...

Hotel Workers Ordinance Fails to Pass

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Elida Aguirre, representing the Campaign to Stand with Women, told the Long Beach City Council she has worked at the...

Long Beach Goes Sanctuary

On Sept. 19, chants from outside the overflowing Long Beach City Hall could be heard throughout the almost eight hours it took the city...

Los Rostros de DACA:

Dreamers Face the Death of DACA By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Diana Hernandez was only 2 years old when her mother brought her to America. Her single...

Trump Dumps DACA, Locals #RESIST

WASHINGTON, D.C. — More than 200,000 youths in California are being impacted by Donald Trump’s Sept. 5 decision to phase out the Deferred Action...

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