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Prison Obits | Writing about their own deaths

Prison Obits | Writing about their own deaths

Posted On: 4:00 a.m. | March 10, 2015

Inmates at San Quentin were asked to write an obituary about their own death. The resulting obituaries were reflective, candid and aspirational. Above all, they revealed the ways that people who society would like to forget wish they could be remembered.   View Post»

More cars, pools
  • Colin Crawford / Los Angeles Times

More cars, pools

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | March 10, 2015

Images of vehicles in swimming pools. View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 9, 2015
  • Mark Ralston / AFP

Pictures in the News | March 9, 2015

Posted On: 10:53 a.m. | March 9, 2015

In Monday’s Pictures in the News a border collie named Spring soars as he attempts to catch a Frisbee during a competition at the annual Woofstock 90210 dog show in Beverly Hills.  The annual event is held to raise money for animal welfare as well as find homes for rescue dogs. Dresden, Germany: Strollers walk past early bloomers in Grosser Garten park. Abu Dhabi, United Arab... View Post»

Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Los Angeles protests in support of Selma marchers

Posted On: 12:30 p.m. | March 8, 2015

Following the March 7, 1965, beating of civil rights marchers in Selma by Alabama state troopers, protests broke out all over the United States. In Los Angeles protestors gathered at the Federal Building demanding Federal intervention to protect the marchers in Alabama. Over the next few days, over 100 demonstrators were arrested. View Post»


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