Tag Archives: Central American Resource Center

Marchers focus on immigration, workers’ rights

LOS ANGELES — Thousands of union members, immigrant-rights advocates and community activists descended on downtown Los Angeles May 1 for the annual May Day march. This year’s march focused on three themes — defending workers’ rights, halting deportations that break up families and urging residents to vote in the upcoming mid-term elections. Nearly three dozen…

Read more

Groups publish toolkit to guide parents through LAUSD

LOS ANGELES — A network of more than 60 nonprofit organizations gathered Jan. 19 at the United Way of Greater Los Angeles for the launch of a Parent Engagement Toolkit aimed at helping parents navigate the Los Angeles Unified School District system, and determine if their school is adequately supporting their child toward graduation, college…

Read more

Contact Us

The Los Angeles Independent

Phone Number: (323) 602-5720