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  • In the '90s, Rice fought gang violence in L.A . and helped reform the city's troubled ... talks about a threat from the outside. The Los Angeles of today would be a very different place if Connie Rice had not worked so hard on many of the problems we faced ...
  • For this installment of "Better Know a SoCal Blogger" we talked to the anonymous writer of Militant Angeleno, ... offers readers a native's view on L.A . in hopes of making them all more militant fans and citizens of the region. ...
  • ... decided early on not to go for the "leather or New Wave look " and would instead wear black suits on stage to emulate their namesake. ... the Vex and other East L.A . clubs that would host punk shows . The band played heavily during 1979 through 1982 and played at clubs ...
  • ... individual or even gang tags on a wall or bus stop, but connected it with a sense of identity and community. Higa's points are ... "Style Wars" as, "a timeless movie [that] transcends the look and the very specific conditions that were concocted in the situation ...
  • ... Studio: Author, activist, and civil rights attorney Connie Rice talks about her new book and notes that the presence of Mexican ...
  • ... Jan Lin's Los Angeles Field Research course. Each interview highlights an individual who has made an impact in their ... it was fast food -- there was a couple of Mexican restaurants and two Thai restaurants, and then Café Boujolais, which ... know, we get a good mix of everything. I mean if you look around right now, there's some older ladies there is... you know... so ...
  • ... Alfaro Siqueiros: "Mural Portrait of Orozco," Polyforum Siqueiros, Mexico City | Photograph by: Procasino. ... the teenagers heard talks on Communism, Modernism, and Mexican Muralism. A product of post-revolutionary Mexico, Muralism had ... a hooded Klansman whipping a bound black youth.) Three years later, at Siqueiros's invitation, Guston painted a mural in Michoacán ...
  • Connie Choe-Harikul's dried kimchi won the fermented category in this ... is excited about the sudden influx of Korean foods making their way into the mainstream, pointing to chefs like Roy Choi and ... rinsed thoroughly 1 tbsp sugar 1 tsp sea salt 1 tbsp rice , cooked ¾ cup gochugaru (Korean red chili pepper powder) Salt the ...
  • ... Bandini, a sea captain born in Cádiz, Spain. During the Mexican War of Independence he delivered supplies and troops to the ... the 18-story Acqua Vista Apartments (2004), 24-story La Vita Little Italy (2005), 28-story Allegro Tower (2005), 11-story ...
  • ... who carted a boom box-sized camera on his shoulder. " Look at this," said Huell, which I had quickly learned was Luis' cue to zoom ... toward the sweating Luis, conversing genially (okay, I'm making some of this up; my chicken scratch notes are over twenty years ...

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