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American snapshot: East Los Angeles

Photo courtesy of Steve Saldivar


Photographer Steve Saldivar came across Humberto Renteria (right, holding Mexican flag) from Torrance and a friend last August on Whittier Boulevard in East L.A.

The two were attending a procession in memory of journalist Ruben Salazar and others killed there in 1970, during the Chicano Moratorium demonstration protesting the Vietnam War.

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