An innovative organizer for three unions, Ross also challenged U.S. policy toward Central America.
Public prosecution ‘a great model’ for future suits against polluters.
Tip to journalists: COP27 and food price inflation are part of the same story.
As advocates and academics question the impact of flights over neighborhoods, police departments lack persuasive evidence of crime-fighting effectiveness.
The Union of Southern Service Workers is organizing food service, retail and health care workers through direct action against low wages and historical racism.
As a warming planet brings economic tensions to a boil, following the money can reveal some critical stories.
The newsroom drama chronicles the investigation that exposed a Hollywood producer and helped ignite the #MeToo movement.
Microsoft, Google, Centene, Koch Industries and others support committee that gave millions to elect Lake.
The governor may need his full second term to make real inroads toward ensuring that Californians have access to quality care.
Author Rick Wartzman’s new book examines how improvements in pay by the retail giant fall far short of what society owes workers.
Tips for covering the extremes driven by climate change, and the potential perils of biofuels.
Inside the latest, smallest group in the California Legislature.
Shapiro and Fetterman defeat pro-drilling candidates, but their policies on key issues remain uncertain.
48,000 underpaid student workers in the University of California system prepare to go on strike Nov. 14.
Some races with moderate Democrats backed by oil money running against progressives remain too close to call.
To do so he must transcend an office bound to the status quo, say his predecessors.