Saturday, November 18, 2017

Prayer Vigil in Boyle Heights

A prayer vigil was held for two children who were killed, Jose Luis(7) and Marcos(9) Hernandez,  in a collision by a Los Angeles County Sheriff vehicle. The somber vigil held at the crash site, drew about 100 people, many of whom had witnessed the collision.

Photos by Ted Soqui © 2017
A mother comforts her daughter. They both witnessed the crash.

Local residents at the vigil.

Life goes on.

A young witness held by her mother during a TV interview.

Father Parker Sandoval during a moment of silence.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Kuningnan Celebration

Kuningnan celebration held at the Indonesian Consulate in Los Angeles.
Kuningnan is a Hindu celebration of the fight of good over evil.

Photos by Ted Soqui © 2017

Cendrawasih dance.

Legong dance.

Cendrawasih dance.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Pro-Trump Counter March

About 70 pro-Trump supporters held a counter march and rally in downtown Los Angeles. They marched through the Skid Row area taunting locals and waiving flags. The anti and pro Trump rallies were held on the one year anniversary of Trump's election.
Trump did not win the state of California during his election.

Photos by Ted Soqui © 2017
Trump march.

Trump march.

Pro-Trumper taunting someone with the US flag.

Pro-Trumper doing a FB live during the march.

Angeleno flipping off the pro-Trumpers.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Dodger House in South LA

A house in South LA underwent a special paint job by graffiti artist Tetriswai.
He repainted his house in Dodger colors and featured a mural of Dodger baseball player Justin Turner on the side of the house.
It's become a hit with the locals with many stopping by and doing selfies all day long.

Photo by Ted Soqui © 2017