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Concealed San Bernardino Mural Reveals Japanese-American Story

Concealed San Bernardino Mural Reveals Japanese-American Story

A modest mural in San Bernardino offers clues to regional history that is part of a larger story being told.
A Southern California Dream Deferred: Racial Covenants in Los Angeles

A Southern California Dream Deferred: Racial Covenants in Los Angeles

Black migrants with blue-collar jobs and middle-class American dreams found their ambitions blocked by racially restrictive covenants in all-white suburbs until the 1950s.
The Avenues

The Avenues

In the 1980s disenfranchised youth of Highland Park, bereft of community resources and victims of education inequality, became increasingly susceptible to gang activity.
The Duardo Family

The Duardo Family

1966, Family matriarch Josefina Duardo decided to move to the neighborhood with her nine children from East Los Angeles after being told by relatives of Highland Park's peaceful an ...
Judy Chu - Congresswoman

Judy Chu - Congresswoman

Congresswoman Judy Chu recalls her road to congress, her personal experiences with racial discrimination, and her hopes in multi-ethnic coalitions.
Ben Fong - Resident & War Veteran

Ben Fong - Resident & War Veteran

Ben Fong, resident and war veteran, discusses ownership rights, work restrictions for Chinese people, his attempts to enlist in the military, and finally his journey back as a resi ...