Boulevards have the practical function of ordering commerce and traffic, but they are also displays of a city’s identity where culture, in its flow, is publicly shaped and performed.
Begun in 1970, the Blue Ribbon Children’s Festival is California’s longest continuing free arts education initiative and has introduced more than 845,000 young L.A. students to the magic and inspiration of the performing arts.
He wasn't the first Mexican comedian to perform as a zoot suiter, but Germán Valdés — better known as "Tin Tan" — is Mexico’s most famous pachuco.
Which songs shaped your youth? Eight Southern California tastemakers share the sounds that have influenced them — the music that underscores the region's kaleidoscopic youth cultures.
Makanaka (Maka) Tuwe is on a mission to radically change New Zealanders’ perceptions of Africans by spreading a positive image among the media.
A timeline of major events in history that have impacted the Latino presence in the U.S.
Aung San Suu Kyi gained worldwide recognition – and the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize – for steadfastly championing the principles of democracy. Today, it remains to be seen if Suu Kyi will accept responsibility for the fate of her country's Rohingya people.
"Un Buen Carnicero" goes behind the courtesies of the butcher's counter to explore the complex realities of immigrant life while celebrating America's freedom and questioning its convenience.
The study, already in progress in Los Angeles, is expanding to the community near Thousand Oaks.
The repair bill should go to those who use the water.
Flooding along the banks of the Sacramento may be a boon to young salmon... if they survive long enough to get there.
Some in the San Gabriel Valley community want to abandon a non-lethal control policy.
The White House took the unprecedented act of barring The New York Times, CNN, Politico, the Los Angeles Times, the BBC and several other news organizations from an off-camera briefing.
Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez has been elected to lead the Democratic National Committee, beating out Minnesota Congressmember Keith Ellison in a contentious second-round vote that is seen as determining the future of the Democratic Party.
President Trump has been in office for only 36 days, and there is already a growing chorus of voices calling for his impeachment.
In North Dakota, the main resistance camp set up by Lakota water protectors fighting the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline has been largely vacated after protesters were ordered to leave the camp on Wednesday.
Formal independence came to South Sudan on July 9th, 2011. Then things fell apart..
On Human Rights Day, the United Nations is urging individuals to stand up for someone's rights amid extremist movements, messages of intolerance, horrific violence, and an overall disrespect for humankind.
Draft Day follows two girls, who were born as males, as they participate in the drafting process.
Link TV revisits the stories that have shaped the island nation through the Castro era.
"Cohen Film Classics" will offer viewers a chance to see some of the most iconic films that defined the twentieth century cinema landscape.
This dramatic series tells the story of three Israeli soldiers who were held captive for 17 years following their kidnapping while on a secret mission with their unit in Lebanon.
Tending the Wild shines light on the environmental knowledge of indigenous peoples across California by exploring how they have actively shaped and tended the land for millennia.
During the reign of England's Queen Elizabeth I, a young naval officer spies on the Spanish and discovers their plans to send the Armada against England.
Born to the fourth generation of a family of dyers and printers in India, Vijendra Chhipa continues his family's age-old tradition.
The average income for a Thai family is 10,000 bhat. A girl's virginity is worth 40,000 baht ($1,200 U.S. dollars) on the sex trafficking market.
How does woodworker Chris Scotland aspire to impact today's throwaway society?
The executive director of the Indigenous Environmental Network invokes indigenous peoples asking the world to reevaluate our relationship to Mother Earth.
The connection between Jamal and Amiel is revealed, as well as the process that ended with his becoming Yussuf.
The story of Dr. Ben Hooks is an exploration of this nation's long, complex, and difficult history of race in America.
A talented chef reconnects with her Chinese heritage when she opens a restaurant based on her mothers Hong Kong dumpling recipes.