An all white Los Angeles, the dream of Mr. Chandler

from Lupe Fiasco – Around My Way Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

A reference to Otis Chandler, the Los Angeles Times publisher whose mother Dorothy Chandler was a cultural leader. These days people have “all white parties”, not the racist kind, at the Dorothy Chandler pavillion named after her.

This also shed’s light on the relocation of mainly poor minorities in the inner city. “An all white Los Angeles” refers to removing the people of color and making the city dominated by white residents, because those driven by greed want to make money off of the land that is inhabited by the poor residents.

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