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After years of low wages and abuse, Hollywood assistants are in open revolt. Now, they're taking up the fight for better pay and treatment.

@StacyPerman explains why:  https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/business/story/2019-11-02/la-et-ct-hollywood-assistants-revolt â€¦

Los Angeles County provides no funding for jail chaplains, so their presence depends on volunteers and religious institutions that may offer support.

Some chaplains report a shortage of both from their religious communities. From @leilamillersays:  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-02/la-me-inmate-chaplain-requests â€¦

In this week's City Beat column, @LATimescitybeat writes about her experience attending the ReelAbilities Film Festival Los Angeles, and how it showcased the talents of many who often aren't in the spotlight.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-11-02/hollywood-reelabilities-disabled-film-festival â€¦

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