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VIDEO: VoiceWaves explains Long Beach’s food deserts

Jan. 29, 2021 / By
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In this video, we explain what a food desert it is and what it looks like in Long Beach, as well as what one resident is doing to fight it.
Two people at the front of a march hold a banner with "Defund L B P D" written across it.

Why Long Beach activists have called for defunding LBPD

Jan. 15, 2021 / By
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Community activists detail why "Defund LBPD" has been a demand echoed by many throughout the last year.
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Election continues to inspire rallies in Long Beach

Nov. 10, 2020 / By
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Long Beach residents and community organizations gathered again after the election results were more clear, continuing to call for more activism.

Long Beach organizers rally in response to election results, call for more action

Nov. 6, 2020 / By
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The organizers expressed dissatisfaction with the results of certain propositions and said their communities deserve better.
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Long Beach youth and officials discuss importance of youth voting at online forum

Oct. 30, 2020 / By and
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The forum hosted by LBC Votes gave young people an opportunity to speak with and ask questions to local officials.