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Youth jobs prevent crime, Long Beach youth say, but only half have access to a paying gig.

You may see Multimedia reporter M. Smith taking a stroll around the community of Long Beach but what may look like a trip to the corner store or local barber, M never stops looking for a new compelling story. Smith mostly publishes as a video journalist, but also writes, photographs, as well. M strives to get the best camera shots and offer readers and viewers a full experience by submitting a package deal of photos, a story, and a video to complement each article. Smith wears many hats including producing the Wavegang podcast as a team manager.

 

You may see Multimedia reporter M. Smith taking a stroll around the community of Long Beach but what may look like a trip to the corner store or local barber, M never stops looking for a new compelling story. Smith mostly publishes as a video journalist, but also writes, photographs, as well. M strives to get the best camera shots and offer readers and viewers a full experience by submitting a package deal of photos, a story, and a video to complement each article. Smith wears many hats including producing the Wavegang podcast as a team manager.

 

Youth Reporter and poet Snigdha Barua shows how one can learn to speak “Benglish” and be both Bengali and American at LBUSD schools.

Youth Reporter and poet Snigdha Barua shows how one can learn to speak “Benglish” and be both Bengali and American at LBUSD schools.

 

A youth retreat in the San Antonio Mountains is exactly what Alvin Engo needed to continue his and the community’s struggle.

While an uncomfortable topic, implicit bias still looms in our nation and is especially visible in our schools

OP-ED: MISSING HERSTORY – A CRITIQUE OF SCHOOL TEXTBOOKS

 


 

Long Beach 2020 Voter Guide: Housing, Youth, Police, Environment, Workers, Tenant

A sea lion plays with its tail at the Aquarium of the Pacific on January 13, 2020. Photo by Anabelle Custodio.

A new wave of grassroots organizers rises due to the wake of growing tensions in the Middle East and in the U.S.