Michael Lozano

Program Manager and Editor

Michael Lozano Michael is a 29-year-old journalist born to Mexican parents who started their own Domestic Violence counseling center in Southeast Los Angeles. As a college student, Michael was very active in campus affairs and graduated from CSULB in 2011 with research honors in Sociology and a Journalism minor. His articles have been published nationally across VoiceWaves.Org, New American Media, and ImpreMedia, the nation’s largest Spanish-language news publisher.

Posts by Michael Lozano:

Underrepresented, AAPI’s Urged to Sign Up for Immigration Relief

Aug. 29, 2016 / By and
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DACA is changing the lives of many undocumented immigrants -- including those who are Asian Americans or Pacific Islanders.
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Urban Farms Stretched Thin as Demand for Locally Sourced Spikes in LB

Jun. 23, 2016 / By and
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Long Beach residents want more of their food from hyperlocal sources. Here's how new policies might create more farms and jobs in the city.

Hillary Clinton Rallies at Long Beach City College: Highlights

Jun. 9, 2016 / By and
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Just before California's presidential primary, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton held a rally at Long Beach City College. Here are a few highlights.
Members of ALOFA, a Long Beach organization spreading the word on Prop. 47 to API's in Long Beach.

API’s and Prop. 47 – Overcoming the Stigma of Incarceration

Mar. 10, 2016 / By
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Cultural barriers may be part of the reason so few Asian Pacific Islanders have applied to reduce their felonies.

Waiting For Reform– What Immigrants Can Do Now

Mar. 8, 2016 / By
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As millions of immigrant families await for the Supreme Court to rule on the fate of President Obama’s DACA and DAPA programs, what should they do now?

Black Activists Hold Intergenerational Conversation in LA

Jan. 28, 2016 / By
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Watch the video to hear a cross-generational talk between #BlackLivesMatter Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors and TCE President Dr. Robert Ross.

After Long Struggle, Long Beach Votes to Raise the Minimum Wage

Jan. 22, 2016 / By
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In the video above, see how the council voted and what low-income workers said was at stake for their livelihood and for the city.
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Would You Like a Living Wage with That?

Dec. 16, 2015 / By and
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Many restaurant workers are anxiously anticipating a decision by the Long Beach City Council over whether to approve a raise in the city’s minimum wage to $15 per hour.

‘They Call Us Terrorists’ – Muslim Students Bullied in California Schools

Dec. 4, 2015 / By

The recent attacks in Paris and San Bernardino have the Muslim community fearing a backlash, though there is no clear motive yet behind the attacks in San Bernardino.

Dozens Gather In Long Beach For Transgender Day Of Remembrance

Nov. 23, 2015 / By
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Organizers and transgender youth express why having a Transgender Day of Remembrance in Long Beach was personal for them.

Organizers Launch Campaign to Decriminalize Trafficked Minors

Oct. 27, 2015 / By
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Terms like child prostitute, child sex worker or underage prostitute, wrongfully suggest that a minor is capable of consenting to sell sex with an adult.