Immigrants Voting Rights

By Desiree Lopez and Elizabeth Dowell

Photo by Nitish Meena on Unsplash

Many immigrants have come to this country for freedom, but they are not truly free. They have no legal right to vote on matters that directly impact their lives and their children’s future.

If a person is working and paying taxes…

Jasmine and Karley List playing with a rescue dog, in Orange County, California, May 2021.

Local animal rescue is powering through the pandemic and touching the lives of their community while saving the lives of many animals who are left abandoned. A mother, daughter duo, Jasmine and Karley List started up their own animal rescue, OC Pom Rescue, after volunteering their time to other organizations…

Story By Jack Titter

Photographs By Cesia Lopez

Video By Natalie Sierra

Infographics By Patrick Pamanian

Edited By Elizabeth Dowell

Roller skaters leaning against the fence at a skate-park. By Cesia Lopez

Dancing, roller skating, and martial arts are all great activities that keep people active and connected with each other during these times where social interactions have become scarce.

Having to…

Community is the place that you call home. It is the place where your heart is connected to and helps inspire you to grow. My community has become my Vons family. I’ve been working for Vons for almost 10 years, and it has become more than a job.

A map of the local Vons stores serving the San Fernando Valley communities. Northridge Vons serving the CSUN community.

Working as…

Elizabeth Dowell

Writer, Poet and Journalist from Los Angeles

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