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Billionaire Tom Gores Resigns from LACMA’s Board Amid Prison Telecom Controversy

His company's investment in Securus Technologies had become a point of contention for racial justice advocates

PHOTOS: Saturday’s Protests Began Peacefully in Pan Pacific Park Before Tensions Mounted

Another day of protests in Los Angeles following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis
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L.A. Pride Issues Apology for ‘Missteps’ in Planning, Steps Back from Role in June 14 Event

This weekend's event will now be known as All Black Lives Matter Solidarity March rather than L.A. Pride
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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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Local Toy Company CEO Lashes Out at Influencer on Twitter: ‘You Are a Disgrace to Black People’

When Amina Mucciolo accused LOL Surprise of using her likeness, the Van Nuys-based company’s chief exec went on a Twitter tirade
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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”
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With Bernie Sanders Out of the Race, What’s Next for L.A. Progressives?

"Bernie’s campaign was never about electing a single candidate"
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Prosperity Market Connects Angelenos with Fresh Produce–and Social Change

Entrepreneurs Carmen Dianne and Kara Still are making it easier to shop from Black urban farmers while bringing fresh, healthy food to underserved communities
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Fury, Exhaustion, Hope: Black Photographers Turn Their Lenses on the Protests

Four locals share their view of a historic moment in activism