SoCal Connected Ponders 'Why the River Is the Way It Is' | KCET
SoCal Connected Ponders 'Why the River Is the Way It Is'
On April 30th, over 4,000 volunteers are expected to attend over a dozen sites to pull trash from the Los Angeles River. In gearing up for the 22nd annual cleanup, KCET's Socal Connected produced its story with Anchor Val Zavala pondering how this once natural river ended up as a concrete channel.
Juan Devis narrates the segment, with supporting clips of Councilmember Ed Reyes, and river advocates Jenny Price and Harry Chandler. The episode originally aired Thursday, April 21st and will also air again Saturday April 23rd at 6:00PM and April 24th at 6:30PM on KCET Channel 28. You may see the entire episode online on the SoCal Connected website. SoCal Connected airs every Thursday night at 8:30PM.
Over the centuries, the concept of justice has been tackled and pondered over, and today's most pressing issues and latest science have changed the way we view it. Learn a few more things about "justice" in the 21st century.
The economic, social, and environmental woes of Trona are common to communities built around extractive industries. But even after the 2019 earthquake, the residents of the mining town remain "Trona Strong."
“New Shores: The Future Dialogue Between Two Homelands,” is a Current:LA event series highlighting the cuisine of nearby neighborhoods and the immigrant stories that thread them together.
Since its gifting to Los Angeles on December 1896, Griffith Park has been the sprawling landscape on which Angelenos have drawn their dreams. Learn more about its many unexpected histories.
- 1 of 210
- next ›