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Farmers Fighting for South Central Again

3 August 2011

Los Angeles, 1 August 2011—In Los Angeles, development and redevelopment drive local economics and politics: building things and burying things to build over them. The South Central Farm and its working class neighborhood are development news again, and again the City of Los Angeles seems determined to sacrifice the struggling residents’ community to the churning […]

The Winter Harvest of the South Central Farmers

21 December 2006

The center is a slap in the face to two Farm opponents, developer Ralph Horowitz and District 9 Councilmember Jan Perry, but it’s only another round in the Farmers’ struggle, and that struggle only an apex in a decades-long battle between the people and land developers in Los Angeles. The center itself is four freshly […]