‘Why would I put my kids in a place where there is no future?’
Los Angeles County’s reopening leads to anxiety for workers, families and advocates -- and to hope, too.
A $15 per hour minimum wage increase was stripped from the economic stimulus package. But the fight to raise the wage has just begun.
New numbers show that just 29% of the people receiving vaccines are Latinos, who account for 52% of L.A. County's COVID deaths.
More than 1,300 county residents who lacked housing died last year.
L.A. County is projected to see an 86% increase in chronic homelessness by 2023.
Dorian Warren of Washington, D.C.'s Community Change was preparing to celebrate the Georgia Senate wins. Then everything changed.
Almost 2,500 employment cases were filed in federal court during his tenure.
Will an army of canvassers make the difference for Democrats in the Peach State?
But can a divided nation carry out their agenda? Co-published by Salon.
A guide to poetry that can help us through Election Day.
The economic escalator for workers slowed under Trump.
Household income also grew more slowly nationally in Trump years, new research shows.
We spent 12 months investigating people’s struggles in battleground states and here’s what we found.
Battleground states, including Florida, Arizona, North Carolina and Ohio, saw dramatic increases in the number of uninsured.
Are COVID deaths going unreported? Or has living on the street become more dangerous?
The pandemic shines a spotlight on a system in need of a makeover.
Pandemic and mass protests are shaking up this bellwether county, which is home to one of the nation's poorest ZIP codes.
Many of these struggling metropolitan areas are in states that could determine the 2020 election.
"‘We need a society where anti-racism is hard-wired into every policy and practice," says labor economist Steven Pitts.