Korean liquor store. Black neighborhood. A quarter-century after the riots, misgivings still run deep

Hubert’s Liquor in Leimert Park
A customer leaves with her purchase at Hubert’s Liquor in Leimert Park.
(Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)

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Victoria Kim is the Seoul correspondent for the Los Angeles Times. She previously covered state and federal courts, worked on investigative projects and reported on Southern California’s Korean community.
Angel Jennings is a reporter for the Metro section of the Los Angeles Times. She covers issues that affect residents in South Los Angeles. Since joining The Times in 2011, Jennings has written for the Business section and covered education. She is a native of Washington, D.C., and graduated from the University of Nebraska.