Marqueece Harris-Dawson may be new to politics, but he already has South L.A. residents on his side.
Filmmaker Ben Caldwell is mapping out a plan for Leimert Park’s revitalization.
Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre helps revive a historic jazz landmark on Central Avenue
More from Intersections
September 18, 2014 By Daina Beth Solomon | Editor
An old yearbook reflects South LA’s diversity more than 70 years ago.
September 18, 2014 By Phoenix Tso | Reporter
Construction on the new retail and housing development next to campus aims to hire 30 percent of workers from South L.A.
September 1, 2014 By Neon Tommy
Zumba, yoga and farmers markets are making a better landscape.
August 26, 2014 By Ashley Hansack | Community Contributor
By gardening and keeping lights low, a family in Watts challenges mainstream notions of “environmentalism.”
August 22, 2014 By Intersections South LA
Brandon Spencer is paying a 40-year price for four shots that killed no one
August 17, 2014 By Heidi Carreon | Neon Tommy
A peaceful vigil became an outlet for anger after the police shootings of Michael Brown in Missouri and Ezell Ford in South LA.
August 13, 2014 By Daina Beth Solomon | Editor
The cause of Stanley Thiesfield’s death — and hundreds of others — remains a mystery.
August 2, 2014 By Willa Seidenberg | Author
URBAN TxT promotes teen entrepreneurs in South LA at its Demo Day 2014.
July 29, 2014 By Ashley Hansack | Community Contributor
Crowds of people enjoyed jazz, music and art at the 19th annual Jazz Festival.
July 28, 2014 By Ashley Hansack | Community Contributor
A student at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., reflects on a diversity recruitment system that both nurtures and neglects.
July 25, 2014 By Sinduja Rangarajan | Staff Reporter
Activists are urging Congress to keep laws in place that protect children who emigrate alone from Central America.
South LA in the News
September 12, 2014
New South LA medical services, artist discusses Leimert Park exhibit + three wounded in party bus shooting
September 11, 2014
Bienestar provides LGBT support services for the Latino community in South LA.
RISE aims to generate economic activity that strengthens entire neighborhoods.
Cop Watch calls on community members to protest police brutality.
Reporter Corps member and college student Shanice Joseph asks why she gets so little support compared with young moms.
On Councilwoman Jan Perry’s last day in office, after 12 years in office, she took a moment to speak with Reporter Corps.
Participants in Reporter Corps, a USC Annenberg program to train young adults from South LA to report on their own communities, created audiovisual introductions to their neighborhoods this summer.
Can Crenshaw’s magnet programs lure affluent African-American families from Baldwin Hills?
KPCC teamed with Intersections to publish an audio-visual neighborhood tour produced by Reporter Corps.