Photo via @ajplus. Police teamed up with right wing militias in Portland and in LA
Sheriff’s Deputies open fire on peaceful protesters marching after deputies murdered an 18 year old El Salvadorian security guard in Gardena
A few photos from the first week of what is now a world-wide anti-racist, Black liberation uprising. Mariachi Square felt like an old school Mexican political rally. Long Beach was more like church, sometimes a bit like a funeral march. Downtown LA was ominous, surrounded by cops and National Guard, and after a few days of demonstrations that ended with police brutality against civilians, the police were nervous and scared.
If you’re depressed, you’re in great company. A series of pandemic anti-portraits from Los Angeles during coronavirus.
“Your pictures rob her of dignity” someone says, because to them there is no dignity in aging, and especially dying. To me, dignity is all Maureen has left.
Late Sunday at the US/Mexico border. Men selling dogs. Children selling aqua fresca. Everyone selling