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Hearts of gold

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Immigrants facing deportation

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Judgment day

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“Young Frankenstein”

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International film festival previews best of what’s to come

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Opinion & News

Downtown news briefs – October 2018

Posted: October 5th, 2018 | News, Opinion & News | No Comments

Net neutrality

The California Senate voted in support of SB 822 on Aug. 30, signaling a victory for those favoring a return to net neutrality protections. In a wide margin, the state Assembly voted 61-18 in favor of advancing the bill and sent it to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk for review. Brown signed the bill on Sept. 30, which then drew a quick response from the United States Department of Justice in the form of a lawsuit to stop the new law guaranteeing equal and full access to the internet. Read More

Calendar: October 2018

Posted: October 5th, 2018 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Oct. 5

‘HIR’
Cygnet Theatre presents “HIR,” running through Oct. 28. Somewhere in the suburbs, Isaac has returned from the wars to help take care of his ailing father, only to discover a revolt. The insurgent? His mom. Liberated from an oppressive marriage, with Isaac’s newly out transgender sibling as her ally, she’s on a crusade to dismantle the patriarchy. But in Tyler Mac’s sly, subversive comedy, annihilating the past doesn’t always free you from it. $30. 4040 Twiggs St.
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