Return our Stolen Dreams!

Return our Stolen Dreams!  Carmen Mata, Mexican Farmworker Union Leader, Speaks Carmen Mata addresses at a bi-national conference in Carson, CA in December 2017.  Photo Credit: Informativo Pacifica By Daniel Lichtenstein-Boris After a 2015 wave of strikes and protests, Driscoll berry pickers in San Quintin, Baja California, called for a boycott of the popular berry label.  The protests spread … Continue reading Return our Stolen Dreams!

Politics of Love: A Night with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Democratic Socialists of America-Los Angeles

Photo by @jjshgdmn The Politics of Love  A Night with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Democratic Socialists of America-Los Angeles By Daniel Lichtenstein-Boris Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez packed the large chapel of the First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles on Friday, August 3rd, in an event organized by the fast-growing Los Angeles Chapter of Democratic Socialists of America.  The … Continue reading Politics of Love: A Night with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Democratic Socialists of America-Los Angeles

Justice for Fred Taft: Did the KKK kill a black man in Los Angeles County?

Justice for Fred Taft:  Did the KKK kill a black man in Los Angeles County? By Daniel Lichtenstein-Boris I arrived at Pan American park in Long Beach’s Lakewood Village neighborhood on Saturday morning, July 28th, 2018.  A friend, who lived in a nearby neighborhood, invited me to a rally that morning.  The weekend before, a … Continue reading Justice for Fred Taft: Did the KKK kill a black man in Los Angeles County?