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Skid Row Theater.

John Malpede and Kevin Williams of the Los Angeles Poverty Department, a performance group comprised primarily of homeless and formerly homeless people. The LAPD tries to show the reality of life on the streets. John Malpede is a former performance artist and founder of LAPD (in 1985). He now serves as the group's director and a legal advocate for the homeless. Kevin Williams is LAPD's assistant director and former resident of Skid Row. (Rebroadcast. Original date November 1, 1989).

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Other segments from the episode on February 19, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 19, 1990: Interview with Margaret Drabble; Review of Billy Pierce's album "Equilateral"; Interview with John Malpede and Kevin Williams; Review of the television…

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