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50 Years Later, These 8 Photos Of The Watts Riots Speak Volumes

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 01.18.2017 | Black Voices

Los Angeles reached its boiling point on August 11, 1965. Racial tensions in the predominantly black and economically downtrodden neighborhood of Watt...

A Letter to Donald Sterling, the Loneliest Man in L.A. (And Why We Can No Longer Accept His Money)

Jonathan Zeichner | Posted 06.29.2014 | Impact
Jonathan Zeichner

As someone who has accepted your funding in good faith, I want you to know that I find your remarks to be utterly repugnant and I denounce them. I'm doing so publicly because you have been publishing my photo under yours for several years, and I'd like you to stop.

I Want to Make a Difference

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

Jaime, Katie, and La'Mont are three young servant leaders whose stories we are celebrating as part of our 40th anniversary celebration. They are a reminder that we must never ever give up on any child.

WATCH: How Cesar Millan Got Into The U.S.

Posted 01.18.2012 | Latino Voices

Famed dog behavioralist Cesar Millan discusses his 'path to America' on AOL's "You've Got..." video series. Although not everyone agrees with Mill...

Teaching Past the Violence

Larry Strauss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Larry Strauss

The accidental shooting of two Gardena High School students here in L.A. is a reminder of the price we pay for urban violence and the degree of terror many of our students face getting to and from school.

The Garden -- the Shame of L.A.

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

"All politics is local," the late Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill famously said. And politics don't get much more local than The Garden, an infuriatingly clear-eyed documentary.