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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...

Only Sissies Like Yellow

Tom of Finland Explores the Influence of the Man Behind the Leather By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor Among many gay men, Tom of Finland is a...

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...

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...

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LA County to Support Litigation Efforts to Protect DACA Dreamers

Since its inception, the DACA program has protected nearly 800,000 individuals, including tens of thousands of immigrants in Los Angeles County (County), from deportation.

Long Beach Unveils Proposed 2021 Budget and Racial Equity and Reconciliation Initiative – Initial Report

Long Beach city budget and Racial Equity and Reconciliation Initiative to be discussed at city council meeting.

COVID-19 EDD Assistance Information

Many Californians have suffered a loss of work and are struggling to stay afloat due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Let Your Voice Be Heard

During this unprecedented time, public comment during board meetings has transitioned from in-person to call-in, which has substantially increased public access and...