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Tents are lined up on the ground in a ditch next to a street in front of sign welcoming people to Long Beach.

VIDEO: Long Beach program and unhoused residents speak on struggles of people experiencing homelessness

Jul. 28, 2021 / By
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In this video, we follow a local community outreach program to learn more about what Long Beach's unhoused residents are experiencing and what they'd like others to know about how they are perceived.
Grocery store aisles with fruits and vegetables.

For Long Beach grocery workers, soon to expire hero pay has helped with necessities and mental health during the pandemic

May. 12, 2021 / By
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Stores have been hesitant to embrace hero pay ordinances, but the additional dollars per hour have been beneficial for grocery workers.
Five women hold up a banner that says L B C says protection not detention.

Long Beach activists speak out at May Day 2021

May. 4, 2021 / By
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Organizers gathered in North Long Beach to speak about immigrant rights, tenants’ struggles, and police violence.