Browse Library (104 total)

scl000002001-002.pdf
Newsletter for the Westminster Neighborhood Association informing community members of the actions taken by Archie Hardwick, executive director, and other members of the Association in the community and statewide, including engagement with youth…

scl000003001-002.pdf
Pamphlet gives context for Proposition 14 on the statewide ballot in November 1964, which provides an amendment will undo the progress of the Fair Housing Law, or the Rumford Act, which was enacted in June 1963. The group who published this pamphlet…

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Letter pleads to its recipients the case of Brooks, who, according to the letter "is being scapegoated to provide a Negro "murderer" whose alleged killing of a white man might seem to justify the large-scale killing of Negroes during the Watts…

scl000005001-004.pdf
Article reexamines the "Watts Rebellion" 7 years after the fact, noting that the flood of "investigations that came to Watts loaded with government grants" often failed to view black Watts residents "as anything more than objects to be analyzed, and…

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Three articles dealing with "Watts Riots" and its immediate aftermath. The first article details the first meeting and agenda items for the McCone Commission, including acquiring space, staff, and resources for planned three month inquiry as well as…

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A document detailing the organizations that provide funding for the WLCAC, its goals/objectives, ongoing projects with an inclusion of their sponsored development plan the Community Conservation Corps.

scl000008001-002.pdf
A document outlining the 1965 "Watts Uprising", causes, reactions, demands of the Black Community and suggestions on rebuilding the "negro"- white alliance as told by the Communist Party.

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Press Release regarding the defense of Philip Bentley Brooks who was accused of murdering a deputy sheriff during the "Watts Uprising". The document provides case details, comments from his attorney, Kenneth Thomas, and requests for funding from the…

scl000010001-004.pdf
Booklet regarding Watts 1965 which includes "What was the Position of the Communists on the Events", The Worker's "Cops and Troops Slay 26" and William C. Taylor's Radio Talk "Upsurge in South Los Angeles"

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This pamphlet argues that children of color face a crisis in Los Angeles schools: they are unjustly being relegated to exploitative, underfunded special education programs; information is also given on how to "protect" children from this…
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