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Governor Newsom Announces Policing Reforms
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Governor Newsom Announces Policing Reforms

After a week of meetings with civic leaders and law enforcement in the wake of the killing of George Floyd and demonstrations nationwide, Governor Newsom on Friday announced his support for new policing and criminal justice reforms. The governor called for a statewide standard for policing peaceful protests and ending the carotid hold.  “We will…

Amid Pandemic, Americans Confront Racism
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Amid Pandemic, Americans Confront Racism

Last Friday afternoon May 29, the health department cleared the way for struggling local restaurants to reopen for dine-in patrons — the first time since the March stay at home mandate was enacted. For many in our collective communities this was a sign of significant progress and hope that maybe we were getting back to…

Local Activists Mobilize in San Gabriel Valley
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Local Activists Mobilize in San Gabriel Valley

By Terry Miller Motorists are used to seeing people with signs on the freeway off-ramps, perhaps almost numb to the staggering number of homeless people asking for ‘spare change,’ seemingly everywhere in Los Angeles County. However, on Tuesday morning, about 10 local activists dotted cities from Pasadena to Monrovia asking NOT for money but what…

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