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Rainbow for Russia

08/21/2013 12:32 pm4 comments
Rainbow flag flys under St Petersburgs sign at LA's Sister City Monument.

Photo By Gary McCarthy / Los Angeles Independent

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – City Council members and gay rights advocates unveiled a gay pride flag outside City Hall today to protest anti-gay laws enacted in Russia, including St. Petersburg, a sister city to Los Angeles. The council also unanimously approved a resolution urging the federal government to give asylum [...]

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Venice Beach temporary barriers

08/06/2013 3:50 pm48 comments
Venice Beach boardwalk

Photo by Gary McCarthy / Los Angeles Independent

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council approved an emergency motion today requesting a study into enhancing public safety along Venice’s Ocean Front Walk, the beach boardwalk where a car fatally struck a 32-year-old Italian woman Saturday. The motion, proposed by Venice-area Councilman Mike Bonin and approved on [...]

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