Black-themed dorm at Cal State L.A. draws criticism; the East L.A. man who championed the black-and-gray tattoo

Eagle Rock | Janet Grey

Eagle Rock | Janet Grey

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  • New “themed dorm space” reserved for Cal State L.A. students interested in black issues has attracted criticism from some conservative commentators. But an official of the El Sereno college said the Halisi Scholars Black Living-Learning Community is open to all students. L.A. Now
  • East L.A. tattoo artist Freddy Negrete, who helped popularize the black-and-gray style tattoo once limited to prison inmates and gang members, has a new book that chronicles his life story and artwork. L.A. Weekly

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  1. Eastsider and Janet Grey, thank you for the glorious photo!

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