What do we think of when we consider the future of our city? What is possible and realistic? What does it mean to improve our quality of life with the current and upcoming impacts of climate change? Some of the images below can help to imagine what is possible. These are realistic opportunities right here in Los Angeles and right in your own front yard. These are changes that not only improve the way we live in this city by making it more beautiful, all of the changes that can be seen below also help to cool our city and invigorate our comfort in the place we call home. Click on the images below and see what LA could look like.
Most of the time, I was able to frame conversations within the context of the virus and not race, telling patients that we were doing our best, trying to be the heroes they kept calling us. But I was dying inside .... It was easier to find solace in my job, easier to be just a nurse, than to be a Black nurse.
Los Angeles County’s COVID-19 vaccination effort will expand vastly Monday, but health officials said today those workers will have to be patient as vaccine supplies remain limited and staff are trained to ensure only eligible people receive shots.