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Progressive City Council Candidate Nithya Raman Has Some Major Celebrity Support

The former Time鈥檚 Up exec is running to unseat David Ryu鈥揳nd she鈥檚 got star power on her side
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A Media Savvy Deputy DA Is Leading a Noisy Crusade Against George Gasc贸n

Los Angles District Attorney George Gasc贸n was elected on promises to shake up the office. Now, longtime prosecutor Jon Hatami is fighting to roll back Gasc贸n鈥檚 reforms鈥攁nd possibly recall him
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A Former Lawyer Ditched His Day Job to Serve Up Impeccable Ceviche in Silver Lake

At Ceviche Project, Octavio Olivas's colorful take on seafood comes to life
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A Look at the ‘People’s Budget’ L.A. Activists Are Promoting

A coalition of activists is calling on the city council to make a last-minute move to reassess city spending priorities
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ICE Shuts Down an L.A. Organization’s Hotline for Immigrants After ‘OITNB’ Plug

The government has pulled the plug on Freedom for Immigrants' help line for detainees
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A New Exhibit Lets LGBTQ Inmates Reach Out from Behind Bars

On the Inside organizer Tatiana von Furstenberg wants to spark a conversation about human compassion and prison reform
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Indie Music Venues Are Struggling and the Industry Wants Congress to Act

The RESTART Act could provide a lifeline to independent clubs
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Before Stonewall, the Queer Revolution Started Right Here in Los Angeles

L.A. gays launched the movement (and the battle cry) that shook the world
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Kobe Bryant Wanted to Be Remembered as a Storyteller

In his post-NBA life, the Lakers superstar hoped to inspire young people through books, podcasts, and more