Category: Community News

Pertains directly to activities and events of the LACW community .

HIPPIE KITCHEN CLOSED SATURDAY, JULY 17

The LACW soup kitchen will be closed on Saturday, July 17, due to pest control services rendered on Friday.  However, volunteers are needed on Saturday for kitchen cleaning and restocking. If you are available, please consider joining us at 9:00 AM and commit to at least 1:00 PM. Call 323.267.8789 for further info.  Thank you.

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June 2021 Catholic Agitator

The June 2021 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: Dismantle the System by Matt Harper American Nightmare by Mike Wisniewski The Beguines by Megan Ramsey The Age of Social Murder by Chris Hedges Bursting Bubbles by Maggie Miller Why the Silence? by Mike Wisniewski

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April 2021 Catholic Agitator

The April 2021 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: No To Canonization by Brian Terrell Bill Hoard R.I.P by Jeff Dietrich Sr. Dianna Ortiz R.I.P by Mike Wisniewski About The Cover Art by Uzoamaka Maduka Principalities in Particular Book Review by Mike Wisniewski My Experience with the LACW by Andrés Giesemann Foxes & Dens, …

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Via Crucis: The Stations of the (Displacing) Cross

The annual Los Angeles Catholic Worker commemoration of the Good Friday Stations of the Cross has taken place since the 1970s. For the L.A.C.W., the Via Crucis (literally “the way of torture”) serves as a reminder of many ways that Christ is still crucified in our world today. This year, we gathered virtually to remember, …

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February 2021 Catholic Agitator

The February 2021 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: 632 Brittania Street: A History by Matt Harper Resist (Super) Market Forces by Maggie Miller Reject and Resist Empire by Mike Wisniewski Let the Church Roll On by Bishop F. J. Cheri III, OFM Reflections on Artsakh: An Interview with Taleen Asadourian by Maggie Miller

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December 2020 Catholic Agitator

The December 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: Annual Appeal – We cannot do this alone Important, Yet Interdependent by Matt Harper Finding Alternatives to Police by Becky McIntyre Fighting for Tomorrow’s Skid Row by Maggie Miller A Spectrum of Resistance by Matt Harper The Gift of Housing by …

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Join Us to Commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Four Churchwomen in El Salvador

On December 2, 1980, four U.S. churchwomen working with the poor in El Salvador – Maryknoll Sisters Maura Clarke and Ita Ford, Ursuline Sister Dorothy Kazel, and lay missioner Jean Donovan – were kidnapped, raped, and murdered by the U.S.-backed military of El Salvador. In the end, they met the same fate as thousands of …

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The October 2020 Catholic Agitator

The  October 2020 issue of the Catholic Agitator is now online. In this issue: In Search of Good News by Matt Harper “Bayanihan” In True Community by Becky McIntyre From Green Lining to Green Revolution by Maggie Miller The Good News And Art by Sarah Fuller Wisdom in the Garden by Jeff Dietrich Lamentations: An …

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Hippie Kitchen Closed Saturday, September 19

The LACW soup kitchen will be closed for all services this Saturday, September 19,  for our annual L.A. Catholic Worker Sister House retreat. We are (virtually) spending the day with our “Sister House” communities that were founded by former LACW community members. These former LACWs have created communities around the U.S.,  as well as in …

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Hippie Kitchen Resumes Serving To-Go Meals!

The LACW soup kitchen is again serving TO-GO Meals. Due to concerns of COVID-like symptoms, our kitchen was closed for the past week as our workers and volunteers were tested multiple times. We have no positive cases and are back on 6th Street and Gladys Ave. serving TO-GO Meals, passing out mail, and providing hygiene …

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HIPPIE KITCHEN CLOSED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 8

Due to concerns over COVID-19, the LACW soup kitchen will be temporarily closed until September 8. If you plan to eat or volunteer with us, please check this website for further updates. We will continue to do mail service ONLY, but will not be providing food or toiletries at this time. We are not the …

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The Hippie Kitchen is Again OPEN!

The LACW soup kitchen is again serving TO-GO Meals! Due to concerns of exposure to COVID-19, our kitchen was closed for the past two weeks as our workers and volunteers were quarantined. Everyone is healthy, and we are back on 6th Street and Gladys Ave. serving TO-GO Meals and passing out hygiene items. Volunteers are …

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