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A Guerilla Gardener In South Central LA | Ron Finley

First and foremost, South Central is NOT South L.A.

Ron Finley gives a Ted Talk where his discusses how he plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians and along the curbs.

For fun, defiance, beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where “the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys.”

Check out also:

The real OG (that’s Organic Gardener) of South Central LA: Former clothing designer trying to end ‘food slavery

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Slauson Girl is a South Central native who has a love for journalism, history and all things Hip-Hop--currently living in Humboldt County. She holds a B.A in Critical Race & Gender Theory & a Minor in Journalism.

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