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LA Workers Join Global Campaign On Tax Day Striking For Higher Pay

Hundreds of Southland workers marched and rallied on Tax Day Wednesday in a global campaign for higher pay.

04/15/2015

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LA County Home Care Providers Rally In Support Of Pay Raise

Thousands of Los Angeles County home care providers Tuesday held a rally and march to demand a pay raise.

04/14/2015

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Parents To Rally In Downtown LA In Support Of Special Needs Students

Parents of Los Angeles Unified school district students with special education needs were set Friday to stage a protest over what they say are rights violations against “thousands” of children.

04/10/2015

Hundreds marched downtown in Los Angeles Saturday to protest bias in the criminal justice system and income inequality. The day also marked the 47th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (credit: CBS)

200 Rally Against Criminal Justice Bias, Income Inequality Downtown Los Angeles

The rally coincided with the anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on this day in 1968.

04/04/2015

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March, Rally Held In Support Of LA Produce Market Workers

Labor leaders Tuesday held a march and rally to draw attention to the working conditions for those at the Los Angeles Produce Market.

03/31/2015

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LA Firefighters Rally Over Potential Health Risks Posed By Cell Towers Near Fire Stations

Firefighters rallied outside a Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday morning in Downtown Los Angeles over cell phone towers they fear pose serious health risks to dozens of L.A. County fire stations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

Dangerous Crosswalk Sums Up Residents’ Frustration As Watts Riots Anniversary Nears

Nearly half a century after racially-charged riots devastated the city of Watts, some residents are still asking if help is on the way.

02/26/2015

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LAUSD Officials Warn Potential Teachers Strike Could Mean ‘Catastrophic’ Layoffs

School officials are preparing for the possibility of a teachers strike amid an escalating rift over higher wages, smaller class sizes and evaluations.

02/26/2015

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Workers’ Coalition Rallies For $15 Minimum Wage Hike

A coalition of workers, businesspeople and civic leaders Friday rallied outside City Hall in downtown Los Angeles calling upon lawmakers to increase the city’s minimum wage to over $15 an hour.

01/30/2015

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Activists In Marina Del Rey Rally To Save Hundreds Of Trees

A small but vocal crowd rallied in Marina del Rey Saturday afternoon in an effort to save hundreds of trees from being cut down.

CBS Los Angeles–12/27/2014

About 75 people turned out Saturday to protest a mass murder of 43 college students in Mexico. (credit: CBS)

Mass Murder Of 43 College Students In Mexico Sparks Downtown LA Protest

Los Angeles teacher Ron Gochez organized the rally.

11/08/2014

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Younger Voters Urged To Register At USC, CSULA Rallies

A pair of rallies were being held Tuesday at the University of Southern California and California State University, Los Angeles, as part of National Voter Registration Day.

09/23/2014

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LAPD On Police Commission Radar, ‘Will Not Be Used’ Before Authorization Given

Community activists opposed to the use of drone technology by law enforcement in Los Angeles and across the state of California were expected to rally Monday at City Hall.

09/15/2014

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Thousands Turn Out For Labor Day Rally In Wilmington

A huge crowd gathered for the 35th annual Labor Day Parade in Wilmington Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2014

Union officials say students staged the protest over a much-maligned LAUSD computer system. (Photo courtesy UTLA)

Jefferson High Students Stage Walkout Over LAUSD Computer System

Hundreds of students Monday walked out of classes at Jefferson Senior High School in a protest over what was described as “scheduling problems” due to a much-criticized MiSiS computer system.

08/25/2014

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