Posts tagged "Los Angeles"

Images from the immigration rally in Chicago

Across the country Saturday there were marches in more than 80 cities for immigration reform and against Arizona’s new immigration law. The largest protest drew an estimated 60,000 in Los Angeles and more than 8,000 marched here in Chicago, according to official estimates. Among those supporting the marchers were U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents,... Read more »

Stop the hate

A story emerged out of Los Angeles that is profoundly disturbing. Authorities arrested more than 60 Latino gang members in the Varrio Hawaiian Gardens gang, also nicknamed the “Hate Gang,” in a massive sweep Thursday.   The indictment against 147 gang members alleges “VHG gang members have expressed a desire to rid the city of... Read more »