Selling credits for forest protection hasn’t worked before. Why does the state’s air board think it will now?
The deported immigrants of Mexico City’s Little L.A. remind us that people and problems don’t go away. They just go somewhere else.
Whistleblowers have accused staff at East Oakland’s Castlemont High of manipulating grades for nine students.
Bill author David Chiu implored Assembly members to imagine the impact of a massive rent increase on a typical tenant’s health, children and job.
In an era of wealth inequality, said State Sen. Connie Leyva, passing a bill to put a stop to exorbitant rent increases “is the least we can do.”
Many independent contractors can’t afford to upgrade their trucks to meet low-emissions standards. Will making them company employees change that?
In the first half of the 2018-2019 school year, LAUSD called police more than 3,000 times.
Co-published by Newsweek
The Democratic debate takes the fight back to Detroit, as Rust Belt voters consider alternatives to Trump.
The state only requires schools to take action if lead levels exceed 15 ppb. But the CDC says there’s no safe blood lead level for children.
Why do California charters enroll far fewer students with disabilities than traditional schools?
According to a recent study, homicides motivated by white nationalism are on the rise in the U.S.
Co-published by the American Prospect
A veteran labor reporter finds hope for unions in boycotts, minimum-wage campaigns and strikes.
California has filed suit over a new rule that would deny lawful permanent status to immigrants who use public assistance.
Six years after Jerry Brown reformed school funding, low-income districts still struggle to draw experienced teachers.
Participants in the U.S. Summer Work Travel program have been victims of wage theft, harassment and even human trafficking.
As experts advocate for “managed retreat” from eroding coastlines, communities are pushing back.
The Trump administration’s proposed food stamp cuts could have a cascading effect on California public schools.
Low-income tenants fighting to remain in their affordable housing complex score a big win at City Hall.
California’s charter lobby remains fiercely opposed to far-reaching reforms found in a state Assembly bill.