“Hands up, don’t shoot, hands up, fight back,” chanted protesters.
Michael Williams is battling a series of personal traumas to bring African-American comedy back to LA.
Bernard Parks aims to fix 400 broken-up sidewalks in South LA’s District Eight.
More from Intersections
November 25, 2014 By Kevin Tsukii | Staff Reporter
An hour-by-hour breakdown of the response on social media to a no-indictment decision in Ferguson Like Intersections on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and sign up for the Newsletter to stay in the loop on news and views from South L.A. Email the author at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter at @kevintsukii.
November 21, 2014 By Intersections South LA
The new executive order could grant work permits and stop deportations. Vote in our poll with your opinion.
November 21, 2014 By Annenberg TV News
LA Trade-Technical college leads a coalition in submitting an application for federal funding.
November 19, 2014 By Andy Vasoyan | Reporter
Workers building the South L.A. Animal Care Center may have been underpaid.
November 18, 2014 By Neon Tommy
Javier Bolden was sentenced to life without parole in the murder of two USC graduate students in 2012.
November 17, 2014 By Kirby Pedersen | Reporter
South LA’s United Neighborhoods Neighborhood Council votes on matters that will affect thousands — with only six people in attendance.
November 14, 2014 By Neon Tommy
Mayor Eric Garcetti says he will pressure the LAPD to release Ford’s autopsy results.
November 14, 2014 By Kate Guarino | Staff Reporter
John Deasy resigned last month, leaving a tenure marked by both peak performances and steep pitfalls.
November 14, 2014 By Jordyn Holman | Senior Reporter
The District Attorney is granting three South LA residents the Courageous Citizen Award.
November 11, 2014 By Jiawei Wang | Staff Reporter
Veterans and family members joined the City of Lynwood officials to celebrate Veterans Day in front of the Lynwood City Hall on Nov 11.
November 11, 2014 By Tiffany Walton | Reporter
Unable to get government help, army veteran Edwood Deaver lives on the streets and porches of South LA.
November 11, 2014 By Alexandra Fugere | Reporter
Vermont Knolls, Gramercy Park and Manchester Square residents raise concerns on unsanitary living conditions, gang violence and unsafe sidewalks.
November 10, 2014 By Rebecca Gibian | Reporter
Officials will push for long-term solutions to clean nine neighborhoods, including South LA.
South LA in the News
November 24, 2014
LAPD prepares for Ferguson shooting grand jury decision + Possible endangerment charges for South LA mother
November 21, 2014
Man convicted for murder of USC students faces life sentence + New HIV-prevention services in South LA
November 17, 2014
RISE aims to generate economic activity that strengthens entire neighborhoods.
LAUL provides job training, job placement, youth achievement and business development programs.
Delivering health services at worksites, and to workers and their families.
Vanessa Gonzalez, the first in her family to graduate from college, joined City Year to help combat high school dropout rates.
We’re looking for 18-24 year olds from South LA who want to report on their community. Apply today!
Julieta Mendez responds to an LA Times article about “soaring home prices” in South LA.
KPCC teamed with Intersections to publish an audio-visual neighborhood tour produced by Reporter Corps.
Which of the candidates emphasize L.A.’s youth?