Lovell Estell III is a Los Angeles-based freelancer who spent nine glorious years as an Ironworker, Local 416. His interests include American history, theater and chess.
Co-published by Salon
For many of us the passage of 25 years hasn’t produced clarity about why and how Los Angeles’ 1992 unrest occurred, and whether the city that we inherited from that awful moment in our history is now a better or worse place in which to live.
California’s housing predicament has been at critical mass for a long time – on any given night there are 47,000 homeless people living on L.A. County streets.READ MORE
Renters across the country are having an increasingly difficult time keeping a roof over their heads, with Californians who search for affordable housing finding the task a particularly challenging one.READ MORE
Lovell Estell III: Will a major university be without childcare services?READ MORE