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An Ex-Gang Member On Curtailing South LA's Recidivism Rate

Beron Thompkins at the Black Male Youth Academy (Courtesy of the Social Justice Learning Institute)

Sarah Zahedi
Contributor

“The gang was supposed to give me some kind of protection."

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Students Hold Teach-in and Vigil For Mike Brown, Eric Garner

(Charlie Magovern/Neon Tommy)

Rebecca Gibian
Senior News Editor

In the course of two weeks, two officer have walked free after killing two black men.

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"Die-In" Planned For USC Iggy Azalea Concert

Protesters will hold signs saying "Black Lives Matter" outside an Iggy Azalea concert at USC. (Creative Commons)

Arielle Samuelson
Web Producer

The planned rally wants to refocus the spotlight on Mike Brown and Eric Garner.

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Cinematic Arts Student Directs a Documentary on Steampunk

In order to relate to people at Steampunk events, Cantu (left) dresses up in a costume called 'the plague doctor' (right).

Amanda Scurlock
Staff Reporter

Cinematic Arts graduate student displays the Victorian world of Steampunk through the factual world of Documentary filmmaking.

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LA Moves Closer On Legalizing Street Vending

Vendors at the Los Angeles Street Vendors Campaign rally chant "Si se puede." (Emily Goldberg/Neon Tommy)

Emily Goldberg
Staff Reporter

Your favorite hot dog vendor may just be legally recognized soon.

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