Below the Ten: Life in South LA
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Below the Ten: Stories of South LA is an ongoing series telling intimate stories about the people who live in the neighborhoods south of the 10 Freeway, including Watts, Jefferson Park, and Compton. The series is supported by a grant from the...
||CleanPlaying Trump||Every year, the students at ISLAH Academy, a private Islamic school inside a South LA mosque put on a winter program for their parents.||3/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBilal's Calling||Tyreek Bilal has gone through many transformations in his life. He’s been a confidant to powerful celebrities, a husband to six wives, father to 20 children and a celibate religious scholar. Now he's taking a stand against changes at his mosque...||11/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeet Mr. Fries Man||Throughout South Los Angeles and the surrounding neighborhoods there’s a growing community of underground home chefs who sell food on Instagram. One of those chefs, a guy who goes by the name Mr. Fries Man, specializes in loaded french fries.||11/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeacemakers: The Activist||Lita Herron, a 69-year-old grandmother of six, witnessed repeated shootings in her community. But her fear turned to anger and then to action.||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeacemakers: The Cop||As a black kid growing up in South LA, Lt. Michael Carodine was regularly mistreated by police. But for Lt. Carodine, bad policing was a problem that could be solved; and he would help solve it.||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeacemakers: The Interventionist||When someone gets shot in Skipp Townsend's community, he is often one of the first on the scene. Sometimes he knows the victim personally. Skipp works as a gang interventionist with the LAPD.||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLocal Hires||Several large developments are under construction south of the 10 Freeway, and some have initiatives to fill jobs with local, low-income workers. See how that can become a life-changing opportunity for job seekers burdened with a prison record.||1/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYoung Hearts: A Prologue to The Long Commute||When Chris Chambers' bus broke down in a small town in Texas, it ended up being a blessing in disguise.||1/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Long Commute||On Aug. 26, 1954, Arthur Kitt Murray climbed into the cockpit of an experimental rocket at Edwards Air Force Base, about a hundred miles north of Los Angeles in the Antelope Valley. Murray was about to fly as close to the stars as man had ever...||11/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPeddling Candy in South LA||Luis Sanchez, who dresses in drag and goes by the name Grace of the Sea, sells bacon wrapped pineapple stuffed hot dogs in Jefferson Park a couple days a week. He also sells candy out of a golden basket.||9/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGrace of the Sea||Luis Gutierez Sanchez, who calls himself "Grace of the Sea," has been living in a garage in South LA for six years. But now he has to move. He tells his story of living as a gay undocumented immigrant in Los Angeles. Warning: This program contains...||8/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAfter Katrina, Finding Refuge in South LA||When Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans ten years ago, Cassandra Cousin got out as soon as she could and relocated to South LA. Now, she lives with her son in a house next to her church, where she's found solace. "Another reason I don't want to go...||8/26/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe New Compton||Straight Outta Compton, the N.W.A. biopic opens this weekend, but a lot has changed in the city since the 90's. As part of our series Below the Ten: Life in South LA, producer David Weinberg looks at the Compton of today.||8/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction: Welcome to Below the Ten||Below the Ten: Life in South LA is an ongoing series telling intimate stories about the people who live in the neighborhoods south of the 10 Freeway, including Watts, Jefferson Park, and Compton.||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
I loved this show and am sad that no new episodes have come out. As a resident of the below the 10 community I was excited there was a podcast about us!
so good that i actually struggle through apple's unbelievably awful, practically unusable podcast player app because for se crazy reason its not uet on stitcher!
Need more shows like this.