As a social worker, community organizer and social justice advocate, I recently felt drawn to get involved in some community building for an area of Central LA that has a very high population of gang members. For the sake of developing awareness and increasing safety measures, I...
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Jeffrey Weiss of the Dallas Morning News asks, “How is a rosary like a swastika?”
He attempts to answer his own question:
Both are religious symbols that have been tainted by association with people from outside the original faith. The swastika has been used by many cultures but is...
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There is no doubt that Antonio Villaraigosa is flashy. But Los Angeles has enough movie stars. What our community and our city need is a mayor of accomplishment and whose values are in line with ours.
We should especially appreciate Mayor James Hahn's efforts on behalf of the...