South Los Angeles

After being shot beside the rapper in South Los Angeles, Kerry Lathan was arrested on an alleged parole violation.
"We must stop this senseless violence," pleaded Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore.
“I hope his memory inspires more good work in Crenshaw and communities like it,” the former president's letter read.
Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) entered the South Los Angeles rapper and entrepreneur into the congressional record.
The NBA star recognized the slain community activist who he said, "actually gave back to his community."
"It doesn't make sense," says Samiel Asghedom, who struggled to pump life into his wounded brother's lungs.
Before his death, the rapper was involved in projects focused on revitalizing his South LA neighborhood and supporting STEM among black and brown youths.
Nearly 100,000 Americans have sickle cell disease, but very few doctors know how to treat it.
Edna Lizbeth Chavez also spoke passionately about why more guns in schools is not the answer.
“The housing scarcity is not only real in general, it’s very real for families,” said Mitchell.
One is old and champions corporations. The other chooses health over profits.
By Mike Szymanski After passionate debate and pleas from both charter school administrators and parents, the Los Angeles
People who got coverage under the Affordable Care Act, could lose it. This is a direct violation of basic human rights.
Los Angeles is the least affordable big city in the country. Most working class families and low-wage workers -- even middle