Latino COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy indicative of systemic issues

By Jonathan Fernandez Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — The Latino community in Los Angeles has been hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, which is a sign of larger systemic issues within the medical field. While only 50% of Latinos had received a single COVID-19 dose through August 2021, there has seemingly always been seeds of […]

Los Angeles street vendors express themselves through art

By Lauralys Shallow Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles is more than the glitz and glamour that people see in movies. It’s the staked tents and foldable tables with homemade gifts on the corner of Crenshaw, a man banging a drum and selling jewelry in Leimert Park and the cart full of art waiting […]

Railway might not be solution to SoFi’s accessibility issues

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By Jackie Walsh Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — There is a state-of-the-art stadium in Inglewood and another new arena on the way, but the means of getting to them lags behind the times. During the four years of construction required to build SoFi Stadium, home to two NFL teams and the site of Super Bowl […]