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DA Jackie Lacey’s Husband Pulled a Gun on Black Lives Matter Protesters

Activists were staging a small protest outside the couple’s home ahead of tomorrow’s hotly contested primary
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Jane Fonda and Norman Lear Join Activists in Occupying Oil Company Offices in DTLA

The action follows the first Fire Drill Friday rally in L.A.
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Newspaper Ads Call for LACMA to Be Saved

Ads critical of the museum's redevelopment have appeared in both The New York Times and Los Angeles Times
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Jane Fonda Brings the ‘Fire Drill Fridays’ Rallies to L.A.

The activist actor and her famous friends have made it clear they’re willing to get arrested for climate change
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Steve Mnuchin Thinks Greta Thunberg Needs to Go to College Before She Can Speak on Climate Change

Trump’s treasury secretary spent his time at Davos making condescending jokes about a teenager
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Meet Rachel Rossi, the Progressive Ex-Public Defender Running for DA

“L.A. is ready to for a new kind of District Attorney, and a bold, transformative vision of justice,” she says
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A New Documentary Takes a Deep Dive Into L.A.’s Struggling Mental Health System

Black Lives Matter founder Patrisse Cullors, who appears in the film, calls its broadcast ”beyond urgent”

From an Activist to a Comedian, Here Are 11 L.A. People to Watch in 2020

L.A. is full of dynamic people, but pay extra attention to what these folks have on the horizon
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L.A.’s Asian-American Activist Newspaper from the ’70s Is Back in Print

"Gidra" is being revived by a new generation
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How L.A. Activists and Allies Are Fighting to End Violence Against Sex Workers

Activists gathered to read the names of 200 sex workers who lost their lives last year—but remembrance is just part of their mission