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...
Today in history: Zoot Suit riots rock L.A.

Today in history: Zoot Suit riots rock L.A.

By Special to PeoplesWorld.org – PeoplesWorld.org – Image WInter Garden Theatre. Over the course of five days, beginning on June 3, 1943, simmering racial unease exploded as hundreds of white sailors stationed in Los Angeles stormed into East L.A. and...