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‘Fruitvale’ paints portrait of a life derailed

By Lorena Alvarez
Tustin, Calif.

In the wake of the George Zimmerman trial and the struggle to find justice for Trayvon Martin, Ryan Coogler’s award-winning indie film “Fruitvale Station” comes at just the right time to advance the conversation about race relations in America. Continue reading