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  • This week L.A. Letters highlights a few writers, events and organizations on the frontlines, battling censorship and fighting ... reported to the Office of Intellectual Freedom in 2012 ." A look at the Top 10 challenged books reveals popular books ...
  • ... list. That's a distinction reserved for our cultural events and independent arts spaces. ... are fine. It's the publicly-funded, independent cultural events and arts spaces that are now on the endangered species list.Last night ... of microphones ready to expound on the new Big Read book that all of L.A. is supposed to be paging through, and experiencing ...
  • ... Park. He had been a teacher in the LAUSD schools for 10 years, and decided it was not the thing for him. In 2004, he began ... and how to order them, what to put on the walls and what events to have. It's a little more creative. When I was a teacher, there is ...
  • ... Latin@ MacArthur Fellows, youth and adult leaders from the Boyle Heights engaged in an afternoon of interaction focused on the pressing ... displacement. Dubbed ActivARTE, this is the first of three events focused on arts engagement around BH-BH campaigns. Inspired by the ...
  • ... Here's a list of upcoming public opportunities for May 2012 . [scald=32525:kl_image_original_context ... public opportunities for May 2012 : Sunday, May 6: 10 Bridges Dan Koeppel is holding the final monthly practice walk before his ... the route and times have now been published), but Facebook events have been created for each day here and here. Say hello: "Like" SoCal ...
  • ... Area.   Oakland & Berkeley On Friday August 17, 2012 I performed at Awaken Café on Broadway in Downtown Oakland. Perched on ... 1950s city planners began urban renewal displacing over 10 ,000 residents -- mostly Black. Similar to Bunker Hill in L.A., ...
  • Last year on the LAUSD school lunch menu: oily pizza and junk food. This year: tortellini. It's part of a district-wide plan to offer a healthier menu, but some students are complaining. So is the new menu working?

    Plus, Brian Rooney takes a look at one prominent fast food chain with a high-calorie menu and a rather risque marketing campaign and asks what responsibility, if any, such...

  • Read the compiled list of art events taking place in Los Angeles during Thanksgiving weekend. ... State University, NorthridgeSaturday, November 24 at 10 a.m.The day-long tradition celebrating American Indian culture will be ... Top Image: 'Smorgasbord' (After Per Lysne) by David Beck. 2012 . | MIA at the Armory ...
  • ... Captain, who was clearly quite amused by the sequence of events , to joke, "There are no more spirits in Evergreen Cemetery. Though ... in its publication, "Evergreen in the City of Angels", © 2012 , the Studio for Southern California History; Steve Goldstein; Sharon ...
  • ... Los Angeles streets into temporary parks, will be back in 2012 . [scald=30265:kl_image_original_context]Cyclists ride the October ... successful, it's a city program," he told KCET. Similar events are organized by the cities of Portland (five events /year) and San ...

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