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Thousands Protest in Rainy Streets of Los Angeles on Donald Trump's Inauguration Day

Thousands of people were taking part in several protests in the downtown Los Angeles area Friday as Donald Trump was sworn in the nation’s 45th president. 666 more words

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LAFD Battles Major Emergency Structure Fire at Boyle Heights Textile Business

Los Angeles firefighters were battling a large blaze at a commercial building in Boyle Heights on Tuesday evening.

The fire was reported at 5:16 p.m. at 3701 E. 168 more words

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Lawsuit Filed Against LAPD in Fatal Police Shooting of 16-Year-Old Boy

A lawsuit has been filed against the Los Angeles Police Department in the death of 16-year-old Jose Mendez, who was fatally shot by police last February in Boyle Heights. 36 more words

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Christmas 1941 in Boyle Heights, and the Japanese Internment

This is a copy of the “The Siren,” published by Hollenbeck Middle School (Jr Rough Riders) students in December 1941. What should we notice about this page? 1,119 more words

Los Angeles

Jewish People's Fraternal Order (JPFO-IWO) in City Terrace

The Yiddishists of the eastside hills, a community destroyed by the Red Scare

The Los Angeles neighborhoods of Boyle Heights and City Terrace have always been working-class communities, and the home of many progressive and leftist causes. 1,383 more words

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Post-election Vigil Brings People Together in Boyle Heights

Faith communities of Los Angeles come together in resistance after the Trump election

On Sunday morning the people of the city of Los Angeles came together for an interfaith vigil at… 2,370 more words

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Our Programs: Fall 2016 in review

Click on an image below, to read the full article about each of our programs from Fall 2016.

This fall, Libros Schmibros began the Young Writers Program at Roosevelt High School in Boyle Heights. 136 more words