Advocates

Advocates for the homeless on LA's Skid Row say the situation has never been more dangerous or more dire. (credit: CBS)

Life On Skid Row Becoming More Dangerous, Dire For Homeless

Longtime advocates — like the people who run the Union Rescue Mission — see the situation as getting worse.

04/01/2015

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Battle Over Immigration Continues To Heat Up In Murrieta

The public gave an earful to local leaders and homeland security officials.

07/03/2014

Homeless advocates believe the Los Angeles City Council is trying to make it illegal to feed the homeless publicly. (credit: CBS)

Hundreds Gather To Protest Motion To Keep People From Publicly Feeding The Homeless

Dozens of protesters gathered Saturday to speak out against a possible Los Angeles City Council motion that would ban people from publicly feeding the homeless.

12/14/2013

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Advocates Caravan To Bakersfield To Press House Republican For Immigration Reform

Thousands of immigrant rights advocates are headed to Northern California Wednesday to urge House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy to support and press for a vote on immigration reform.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2013

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13 Arrested At UCLA Protest Over Admissions, Race

ampus police arrested 13 demonstrators occupying the admissions office at the University of California, Los Angeles to protest what they say are too few admissions of black, Latino and Native American students.

06/01/2012