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The History of Those Beautiful Jacaranda Trees in Bloom Around L.A.

How one pioneering woman brought trees with vibrant purple flowers to California’s landscape

L.A.’s Exotic Dancers Are Launching a Labor Movement

A California Supreme Court decision changed their classification; now exotic dancers are ready to unionize
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The Wing Is Finally Open in L.A.—Here’s What You Need to Know

The woman-centric coworking space debuts in WeHo—and it sure is pretty
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Cult Icon Elvira Is the 1980s Feminist Hero We Need Right Now

After 30 years, Cassandra Peterson looks back at "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark"
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What Do Recent Abortion Bans Mean for California?

Missouri, Georgia, and Alabama have all moved to outlaw abortions
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The Women Behind Cumbiatón L.A. Turned a Dance Night Into a Safe Space

The undocumented, queer POCs, and even some grandmas are finding community on the dance floor
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How the Women Who Brought Día de Los Muertos to L.A. Carry on the Tradition

How to create an altar–and why it matters–from Ofelia Esparza and Consuelo Flores
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The Mermaid Serves Up Tropical Drinks with a Feminist Twist

A new bar from industry vets is a proactively positive, safe space for all
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Legendary Music Producer Linda Perry Could Make History at the Grammys This Year

The former 4 Non Blondes front woman needs you to check your sexist assumptions