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How much do you usually spend on an outfit?

How much do you usually spend on an outfit?

It's back-to-school season, and that means that it's time for back-to-school shopping. So we want to know: Stay tuned for the results of our survey, and keep your eyes peeled for some exciting, fashion-forward stories!

Current LA: Colonial mast meets functional art

Current LA: Colonial mast meets functional art

Rising up from the South Los Angeles Wetlands Park, Mast looks a little bit like something from a dream. The ship’s mast, a replica of the main mast of the first Spanish explorer ship San Salvador, is firmly planted in solid ground, but the way that the breeze fills...

Piece by Piece cultivates a mosaic of young minds

Piece by Piece cultivates a mosaic of young minds

Piece by Piece, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit whose aim is to promote the arts as a viable trade for low-income and at-risk individuals, recently collaborated with A Place Called Home in South Central Los Angeles to introduce youths to the art of mosaic-making. Piece...

Snoop Dogg and The Game emphasize the power of youth

Snoop Dogg and The Game emphasize the power of youth

"Hunt us not today. Hurt us not today." Snoop Dog and the Game organized community members, many wearing shirts bearing the acronym 'H. U. N. T.,' in a peaceful protest that coincided with the graduation of recruits at LAPD headquarters. The latest class was...

Opinion: We’ve absolutely got to challenge you

Opinion: We’ve absolutely got to challenge you

It is hard for a sitting U.S. senator, who has accepted money from Wall Street, who has had a career in politics, to make the claim that they are not apart of the so-called “establishment”. But then again, this is the 2016 election cycle, and nothing is what it seems....

Hello Workforce

Hello Workforce

An article about yourself, written by yourself, to entertain no one in particular besides yourself, is a fantastic ego trip. I implore everyone to engage in some occasional narcissism. I mean. indulge people. An article like this could also be very, very boring, so...