Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Federal Tear Gas Seeped Into the Jail Next Door, Choking and Terrifying the Inmates

Federal troops inadvertently deployed tear gas on the people jailed next door.

President Issues Memorandum Excluding Non-Citizens from Census Count

In his recent letters, Supervisor Ridley-Thomas urged both organizations to take action to oppose the Presidential Memorandum excluding non-citizens from the apportionment base following the 2020 United States Census.

South Bay Forum on Institutional Racism and Solutions

There’s viral video evidence that racism in the South Bay is alive and well, and that’s before incidents of anti-asian harassment by...

Contact Tracing Alert: Scam

People might call you claiming to be a contact tracer. You need to be vigilant and prepared to know the difference between...

Nation-wide Worker Walk-Outs July 20 Against Racism and Police Brutality

Thousands of workers walked off the job Monday, July 20 for a minimum of eight minutes and 46 seconds, the time that police had their knee on Floyd George’s neck prior to his death.

A Statement From Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia

It is with deep sadness that I share that my mother, Gaby O’Donnell, has passed away due to complications from COVID-19. My...

COVID-19 Crisis Points To The Need For Everyone In L.A. County To Complete The...

L.A. County’s census response rate is 58.6 percent as of July 23. This is significantly behind California’s overall 63.6 percent response rate, and far behind L.A. County’s goal of 100 percent participation.

The ABCs Of Contact Tracing

If you have been in contact with someone with COVID-19, expect a contact tracer to contact you by phone to ask you if you are experiencing any symptoms, have been tested, and to ask about places that you may have been to.

A Message From Mayor Garcetti

At this stage, we are carefully monitoring each day's public health data. But we are not yet closing any additional activities or businesses.

LA March in Defense of Portland Protesters, Black Lives Matter

As the world watches the escalation of federal troops, harassment, arrests and beatings of Portland protesters, thousands in Portland, Los Angeles and...