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Orton Center, University of Redlands

Immigration: One campus. One conversation.

Immigration was a focal point in the 2016 presidential race for the candidates and their constituents. President Donald Trump has called for extreme vetting of immigrants, a wall between the United States and Mexico and an end to sanctuary cities. More

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The Mark Taper Forum

The return of "Zoot Suit": downSTAGE with The Frame

Racial tensions in Los Angeles exploded when, in 1943, American sailors set out to attack young Mexican-American men who were being blamed for an uptick in violence. The targets were youths who had adopted, as their signature look, the zoot suit – the stylish, baggy outfit that had been made popular by jazz musicians in New York. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

Incoming! Studying and avoiding near-Earth asteroids and comets

Near Earth Objects (NEOs) have played a major role throughout Earth’s history. (Ask a dinosaur if you doubt it.) More than 15,000 have been discovered so far, but scientists suspect many more cross the path of our home planet. More

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The Theatre at Ace Hotel

AirTalk’s FilmWeek: 2017 Oscar preview

On Sunday, February 19, one week before the 89th Academy Awards, KPCC In Person will convene AirTalk’s FilmWeek critics for its Oscar preview event. This year, host Larry Mantle and the critics take the stage of the historic Theatre at Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. More