The Chicano Moratorium: A Collaboration With Avenue 50 Studio

The Chicano Moratorium: A Collaboration With Avenue 50 Studio

By KCET.org – Image Not Credited. Image: The National Chicano Moratorium Protest/March was held on August 29, 1970 The Chicano Moratorium was a collective effort to raise awareness of the Vietnam War as a civil rights issue, one among many affecting the Chicano...
A Wave of Street Art for San Diego

A Wave of Street Art for San Diego

By G. James Daichendt – KCET.org – Image: Silo at Makers Quarter/G. James Daichendt. Additional areas for graffiti and street art have also seen the establishment of the MAAC Center, a giant lot surrounded by walls where a large graffiti event is held once...
The Five Points of L.A. Mexicano

The Five Points of L.A. Mexicano

By Bill Esparza – KCET.org – Photo: Staci Valentine. Photo: Torta from Tortas Ahogadas Guadalajara When it comes to Mexican food — Jalisco delivers the goods. Delicious pozoles, menudo and carne en su jugo (meat cooked in its own juices) and simple snacks...
Los Angeles 1943 War on the Zoot Suit

Los Angeles 1943 War on the Zoot Suit

By Nathan Masters – KCET.org – Photo Los Angeles Examiner Collection/USC Libraries A police officer questions one of the zoot suiters arrested in the riots. Read...