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Do you know the real history of the 1992 Los Angeles riots? What really happened and why? 20 Years, 20 Stories is a series of reflections from everyday residents, city leaders and community activists, who lived through it and who have fought tirelessly since to rebuild the City of Los Angeles.
Be sure to visit every week for new stories until April 29th, 2012.

Marc Brown, KABC 7 Anchor
Marc Brown
Brenda Anderson, Office of Mayor Villaraigosa
Brenda Anderson
Mary Lee, Deputy Director of PolicyLink
Mary Lee, Esq.
Saul Sarabia, Community Organizer
Saul Sarabia
Aurea Montes-Rodriguez, VP of Org Growth at CoCo
Aurea Montes-Rodriguez
Celia Castellanos, South L.A. Resident
Community Coalition
Walter Smith, South L.A. resident
Community Coalition
John Kim, Co-Director of the Advancement Project
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Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-33)
Karen Bass
Yasser Aman, President and CEO of UMMA Clinic
Yasser Aman, President of UMMA Clinic
Alexandra Suh, Executive Director of KIWA
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Lilian Marenco, South L.A. Resident
Lilian Marenco
Annetta Wells-Starks, SCYEA Alumni
Annetta Wells-Starks, California Calls
Dr. Manuel Pastor, Director of PERE
Manuel Pastor, USC
Susan Burton, Executive Director of A New Way of Life
Susan Burton, A New Way of Life
Wanda Enix, Relative Caregiver
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Francis Fikes, Long-time South L.A. Resident
Francis Fikes on the South Los Angeles Riots
L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Tony Zepeda, SCYEA Alumni
Tony Zepeda
Marqueece Harris-Dawson, President and CEO
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