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Moving the Future

Moving the Future

What's transit got to do with the fortunes of the inner city? A forum at L.A. Southwest College last week took on that big question, and more.
Exploring San Diego's Little Italy

Exploring San Diego's Little Italy

I explored San Diego's Little Italy and found neither to resemble Los Angeles's historic enclave nor the Little Italy of my uninformed imagination.
Riding the Big Red Car: Work, Leisure, and Community in Multiethnic L.A.

Riding the Big Red Car: Work, Leisure, and Community in Multiethnic L.A.

A look at the history of the Pacific Electric Red Cars and its ability to ferry working class and communities of color to their jobs and cheap amusements provides a useful primer f ...
Murals at El Monte Station: Eloy Torrez

Murals at El Monte Station: Eloy Torrez

Artist Eloy Torrez invites viewers at the El Monte Bus Station to venture out of their ordinary daily life into unexpected territories as he also pushed himself to explore new aspe ...
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Murals at El Monte Station: Martin Durazo

Murals at El Monte Station: Martin Durazo

Sometimes it's the energetic feel of a place that characterizes it, rather than its physical landmarks. Artist Martin Durazo captures El Monte's vibrancy in his abstract public mur ...
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Murals at El Monte Station: Phung Huynh

Murals at El Monte Station: Phung Huynh

Artist Phung Huynh's El Monte Bus Station mural tells of cross-cultural, Asian and Latino history and the importance of engaging local community with sensitivity and relevance.
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