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Harris, Bennet Urge Facebook to Strengthen Efforts to Protect Civil Rights, Combat Voter Suppression

The audit also urged the company to devote more resources to address hate against vulnerable populations on its platforms, root out white separatism and white nationalism in all its forms.

LGBTQ Organizations Unite in Calling for Transformational Change in Policing

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, along with more than 400 other civil rights organizations including LGBTQ organizations, outlined critical steps ranging from demilitarizing law enforcement to ending qualified immunity that must be taken at the federal level to end police brutality and create accountability.

LBO’s Central Park Five Successfully Takes on Epic Questions of Equal Justice

By Greggory Moore, Curtain Call Columnist In 1990, five boys went to jail for a brutal attack on a female jogger in Central Park. Problem...

Profit Drive Degrades Environment  

By Mark Friedman,  RLN Environmental Reporter In 1970, millions of young people and others turned out for the first Earth Day, carried by the momentum...

Random Letters 1-24-19

More on Dave Arian Dave and I were feeding 44-pound banana boxes to the conveyor belt. There must have been 20 guys working that deck,...

Unlock Public School Potential

Strike: Did UTLA settle too soon? By James Preston Allen, Publisher To understand the historical significance of the recent teachers’ strike against Los Angeles Unified School...

Sister Corita

Seeds of Renewal, the Language of Pop By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Beginning Sept. 3, Marymount California University, in collaboration with the Corita Art Center and...

THE HAHN LEGACY CONTINUES

50 Years After the Watts Rebellion By Danny Simon, RLn Contributor   Few family names in Los Angeles politics evoke a tradition of public service like Hahn....

Second-Class Citizenship Continues, But Today, I Celebrate

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor The June 26 Supreme Court ruling that made it legal for same-sex couples to marry in all 50 states was...

Battling Inequity in the Wake of MLK

Martin Luther King, Jr., who was murdered when I was a week old, was my first hero. The simple righteousness of his struggle was...

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Ode to a Bookman

James Bullard Kennedy, July 13, 2020 By Bondo Wyszpolski, Contributor For two decades, Easy Reader and...

Keeping the Beer Taps Flowing During the Pandemic

In this latest edition of Random Lengths, we picked up a column by Beer Paper L.A.’s David Mulvihill, “Navigating the Current Normal,”...

“How Trump Stole 2020,” and What You Can Do to Make It Not Come True

By page 3 of How Trump Stole 2020, where our 45th president is labeled as “an orange-stained, gelatinous bag of malicious mendacity,...

Protestors March in Defense of Portland BLM Activists

As a result of the nationwide solidarity marches, federal troops, under Department of Homeland Security control, have agreed to leave Portland. The...