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Steve Clare - Venice Community Housing Corporation

Steve Clare - Venice Community Housing Corporation

Steve Clare funded and lead the Venice Community Housing Corporation.
Ansar

Ansar "Stan" Muhammad - Executive Director, Venice 2000

Stan Muhammad has nothing to hide and nothing to fear. That's because before becoming the Executive Director of a gang rehabilitation and job-training program.
Dr. Karen Umemoto - Professor, Urban and Regional Planning

Dr. Karen Umemoto - Professor, Urban and Regional Planning

Professor Karen Umemoto lived in the vicinity and began a two-year ethnographic study, interviewing many of Oakwood's residents during and after the gang conflict.
Charles Brittin - Photographer: Oakwood, Venice

Charles Brittin - Photographer: Oakwood, Venice

A quiet documentarian of his time, Charles Brittin photographed Venice in the 1950s and 1960s, leaving an unparalleled record of the social and artistic movements of the era.
Lindsey Haley - Chicano Poet and Activist

Lindsey Haley - Chicano Poet and Activist

Lindsey Haley was raised in Venice, her family part of the Chicano wave that took roots on the Westside during the 1960s and 1970s
Willy Wyatt - Old Timer

Willy Wyatt - Old Timer

Old time resident Willy Wyatt refuses to move out of Venice even though he can't afford it.