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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.

Say Bye to Columbus Day, Hello Indigenous People’s Day

LOS ANGELES — On Aug. 30 the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to eliminate observance of Columbus Day from the city’s calendar. District 15...

Columbus Day: A Legacy of Tyranny

#SomosIndigenas #IndigenousPeoplesDay By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor On Aug. 8, Councilman Joe Buscaino released a letter urging constituents to attend the Aug. 22 Los Angeles City...

Proposed Postal Service Reductions to Impact Residents, Businesses

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor This past month, businesses in San Pedro received a notice from the U.S. Postal Service informing them of its intent...

Here’s a Concept: Quality Radio in Español

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor A few months ago, I stumbled upon a radio station playing Celia Cruz’s hit song, Carnaval. I lingered on the...

Clinic Spells Community with a Capital W

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Hilda Ávila (no relation to Random Lengths News Assistant Editor Zamná Ávila) arrived in the United States on vacation and...

Course through Civic Center City

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor These days, driving along Ocean Boulevard in downtown Long Beach is quite a distracting adventure. Head west toward San Pedro and...

LB Supports ‘Sanctuary State’ Legislation

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...

New Year's Eve in Downtown Long Beach

ENTERTAINMENT Jan. 1 New Year’s Eve 2016 DTLB The DLBA will not only once again host the largest party in town. It has shifted gears to one-up...

Hahn, Lowenthal Call on Brown to Act on Homelessness

Congressional representatives, local officials and advocates joined forces Oct. 6, calling on Gov. Edmund G. Brown to provide greater help to fight homelessness.

EmpowerLA Steps in to Right Wilmington NC

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor For the past several weeks, rumors have been swirling throughout the Los Angeles Harbor Area that EmpowerLA was set to...

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