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LA RAW production takes place in the fashion district of Los Angeles, California.  We hand pick every fabric, trim, and detail of our merchandise.  And we do it as a family!  Kingston (our son) has been a huge part of the production process.  Kingston loves to get mango from the fruit lady before we stroll around downtown; shopping and checking on manufacturing.  Our African fabric supplier squeals with joy everytime he comes in.  She lets him run around and play with her fabric.  He becomes mesmerized by the bold colors and intricate patterns.

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Happy Birthday Huey P Newton

March 27, 2015 0 comments, on FAMILY

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Huey P Newton was one of the cofounders of the Black Panther Party in 1966.  He was a leading figure in the Black power movement. Often referred to as “the genius of Huey P Newton”.  He was considered barely literate when he graduated high school yet managed to teach himself how to read; went on to earned a law degree, followed by a masters in social work. How is that such an important figure in history is able to go unrecognized by so many people? Is it just because of the Black Panther’s militant ideals were too scary white America? Or because black history isn't valued in this country?

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