Posts Tagged as "History"

Indigenous Voices Missing in LA River Revitalization Plans

Jul. 27, 2018 / By
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Plans to revitalize the Los Angeles River promise a slew of environmental and health benefits for local communities. But tribal leaders say they have not been engaged in the process, and that could mean a further eroding of their historical legacy.

Q&A: The Afrikan Restoration Project On ‘Respecting Our Elders Stories’

Jul. 13, 2018 / By
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A legendary locale hosts weekly workshops on cultural revival, "allowing the past to teach our youth."

PODCAST: American Indians’ Complex History with Thanksgiving

Nov. 20, 2017 / By and
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Gratitude is deep-seated in indigenous culture and a tragic history of events hasn’t changed that. “We can try to make thanksgiving everyday,” says American Indian Studies professor Deborah Sanchez.

Emerging With Strength: Women of Long Beach

Aug. 24, 2017 / By
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These women of Long Beach prove that greatness comes in all colors, sizes and lifestyles. Watch and share our video for #WomensEqualityDay.

CSULB Canoe Project Revives Indigenous Traditions

Nov. 30, 2016 / By and
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The ti'at project combined modern science with ancient techniques that go back thousands of years.

Rare Photos of Snoop Dogg On Display In Long Beach

Feb. 23, 2016 / By
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At the opening reception, Snoop made a surprise call-in by phone and photographer Duke Givens recounted personal tales of his life with the famed rapper.

12 Years a Slave – A Must See Film For Black Youth

Nov. 23, 2013 / By
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Movie Review, Monet Boyd

I recently had the privilege of watching the new movie, “12 Years a Slave,” which is based on a memoir by Solomon Northup...

The History of Cuban Photography: A Personal Perspective

Jan. 30, 2012 / By
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The Long Beach-based Museum of Latin American Art President and C.E.O. Stuart A. Ashman will explore the history of Cuban Photography this coming Sunday, February 5 at 2 P.M. ..