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Homeless clearing Echo Park
Jon Baird
Rebekah Sager
January 13, 2020 - 10:54 am
Several homeless people and a group of homeless advocates say they're outraged as authorities prepare to clear out and clean-up a homeless camp around Echo Park Lake. A park ranger says the reason the homeless people may be forced out of the area around is because a film crew has a permit to work...
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CBS
CBS News
September 23, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the United Nations Climate Action Summit on Monday, where she scolded world leaders for failing to address climate change. The 16-year-old has become one of the leading voices for a generation confronting the consequences of a warmer planet. "People are...
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Rebekah Sager
September 10, 2019 - 5:30 pm
Activist and actor George Takei stopped by KNX In-Depth to speak with hosts Mike Simpson and Charles Feldman about his recently released a graphic novel titled "They Called Us Enemy." It's about his time as a child living in a Japanese-American internment camp, he makes the comparison between...
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Rebekah Sager
September 10, 2019 - 5:30 pm
( KNX ) - Activist and actor George Takei stopped by KNX In-Depth to speak with hosts Mike Simpson and Charles Feldman about his recently released a graphic novel titled "They Called Us Enemy." It's about his time as a child living in a Japanese-American internment camp, and he makes the comparison...
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Getty
June 04, 2019 - 3:05 pm
BEIJING — Thirty years since the Tiananmen Square protests, China's economy has catapulted up the world rankings, yet political repression in the country is harsher than many who watched those events would have anticipated. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims are held in re-education camps without...
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AP
July 22, 2018 - 3:34 pm
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — A transgender activist who won a discrimination lawsuit after her school refused to let her use the girls' bathroom will be TV's first transgender superhero. Nicole Maines will star in The CW/Warner Bros.' "Supergirl" as Nia Nal, aka Dreamer. Producers describe her character...
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