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Title
We can't stand these (budget) cuts
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Gulker, Chris
Date Created and/or Issued
1986
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated February 15, 1986 reads, "Hundreds of protesters, organized by the Committee to Save Human Services and Neighborhood Development Programs, march on L.A. City Hall under threatening skies to call for an end to proposed state and federal budget cuts in social programs. The protest focused on a 15 percent deferral of the Community Development Block Grant, which opponents say could cost Los Angeles County $30 million in child care, medical care, housing, jobs and emergency food programs. Local politicians, including Mayor Tom Bradley and Councilmen Richard Alatorre, David Cunningham and John Ferraro, seized the opportunity to denounce cuts in programs that benefit the poor. Bradley led the crowd in a chant of "We won't take it," then hollered, "Nobody is going to stop you - we can't stand these cuts"
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;25 x 34 cm. on sheet 29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00093222
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b091_f4_i31
CARL0005034764
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/29708
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Human Services and Neighborhood Development Division--Finance
Los Angeles City Hall (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Demonstrations--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--Los Angeles
Protest movements--California--Los Angeles
Crowds--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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