Posts Tagged as "Long Beach"

ANALYSIS: Does Rent Control Lead to More Evictions?

Aug. 14, 2018 / By
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A fair and deep dive on one major question.

UPDATE: Long Beach Journalists, Activists Released After Beaten & Arrested in Philippines Protest

Jul. 31, 2018 / By
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Among the four journalists arrested include Long Beach-based community organizers and filmmakers Eric Tandoc and Hiyasmin Saturay, who were volunteering for progressive media outlet Altermidya (People’s Alternative Media Network) to cover the plight of the NutriAsia workers on the picket line.

Disadvantaged Long Beach Residents at Forefront of First-Ever ‘People’s Budget Proposal’

Jul. 18, 2018 / By
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The proposal calls for investments in immigrant rights, language justice, safe housing and youth resources in the city's upcoming budget.

Bicyclers Ride Across Long Beach for 2nd Annual POW! WOW! Mural Tour

Jul. 9, 2018 / By
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This year, POW! WOW! had 26 individuals paint across the city.

Long Beach Poly Teens Vie to Build a Future with Robotics

Jun. 15, 2018 / By
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The ‘Poly Rabbotics’ team members spend about 20-25 hours each week to help build, design and program their robot.

As Downtown Long Beach continues to grow upwards, so does rent. Here’s what residents say.

Apr. 25, 2018 / By
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Youth Reporters chatted with Downtown residents on the city's ongoing construction and rising rents.

Long Beach People’s State of the City 2018

Mar. 8, 2018 / By and
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Activists highlighted the need for hotel workers protections, cleaner air quality, immigration policy and affordable housing, to mention a few.

Long Beach Residents React to New Downtown Developments

Jun. 3, 2017 / By
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Although the city pledged to make affordable housing units, many Long Beach residents just don't think it's enough.

Long Beach People’s State of the City: 30 Days Later

May. 5, 2017 / By and
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We look back on the event to ask, how are you continuing to make positive change?

Long Beach Remembers the L.A. Riots 25 Years Later

Apr. 29, 2017 / By
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Long Beach residents and police recall the days of unrest and reflect on current tensions between law enforcement and people of color.

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.

Film Screening & Discussion: Come Hell or High Water- The Battle for Turkey Creek

Apr. 17, 2014 / By
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Please join East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice for the free film premier and discussion of Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek with film maker Leah Mahan...