A new crop of Zumba studios have taken root in South LA, helping people lose weight and transform their lives.
A powerful book and a community of elders help a young man to learn “how to be Black so I could live.”
The annual festival spotlights vibrancy and development in the Crenshaw district.
More from Intersections
October 30, 2014 By Jordyn Holman | Senior Reporter
Before Wrigley Field made its iconic home in Chicago, it opened in South LA.
October 27, 2014 By Kevin Tsukii | Staff Reporter
Earthquakes and “thermal effects” have put the iconic art structure at risk.
October 24, 2014 By Jiawei Wang | Staff Reporter
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offered the service for free.
October 22, 2014 By Miguel Molina | Reporter Corps Intern
The performance last week resonated with an undocumented student living in South L.A.
October 22, 2014 By Jordyn Holman | Senior Reporter
A proposed bill would give property owners tax incentives to turn their lots into farms.
October 21, 2014 By Daina Beth Solomon | Editor-in-Chief
Journalists, activists and city workers discussed past changes in South LA, and the changes that could come next.
October 20, 2014 By Colette Silver | Staff Reporter
Jett Loe documents the architecture of past eras in an e-book
October 17, 2014 By Matt Levin | Reporter
Marshall Tuck helped found Animo Inglewood Charter High School in the early 2000s.
October 16, 2014 By Rebecca Gibian | Reporter
LA Unified School District superintendent John Deasy’s resignation is an opportunity for a new leader.
October 16, 2014 By Jordyn Holman | Senior Reporter
The grand building with its Middle Eastern-style architecture was built more than a hundred years ago.
October 16, 2014 By Kate Guarino | Staff Reporter
The proposed referendum would downgrade some crimes from felonies to misdemeanors.
October 15, 2014 By Intersections South LA
The music, art and theater performance “Dreaming Sin Fronteras” comes to USC’s Bovard Auditorium Oct. 16.
October 13, 2014 By Intersections South LA
The Chicano activist grew up among LA’s gangs before becoming a writer.
South LA in the News
October 29, 2014
Intersections’ Nonprofit Spotlight series profiles organizations propelling positive change in South LA.
For more than 40 years, Dr. Clayton amassed a collection of African-American literature, manuscripts, films, and ephemera.
Profiles of South L.A. organizations that are propelling positive change.
Skylar Endsley Myers compares her experience as a private-school student against her best friend Randall’s experience in South LA public schools.
Intersections Reporter Corps member Miguel Molina writes of continuing struggles with the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals Act.
KPCC teamed with Intersections to publish an audio-visual neighborhood tour produced by Reporter Corps.
A college student and her family in Watts must get by this year without food stamps or other assistance.
Which of the candidates emphasize L.A.’s youth?