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Two wells, two accidents — but no answers.
After the water stopped flowing, a grassroots effort in Jackson is organizing the Black community for future climate and political crises.
Hundreds gathered Thursday evening to protest the eviction of the unhoused community from nearby Echo Park Lake.
The city of L.A., in partnership with Councilman Paul Krekorian, has brought the first tiny home village to Los Angeles.
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In the Los Angeles area alone, 11 new tank projects are underway, mainly in communities of color.
Hundreds gathered Wednesday to protest the impending closure of Echo Park Lake, where a large houseless community currently resides.
Nancy Feinstein and Carol Rothman first started organizing older women in 2016—a demographic they see as an under-utlized resource.
New legislation requiring paid time off for COVID-related issues excludes businesses with 25 employees or less.
For many, the warehouse workers’ organizing drive is less about wages or benefits, and more about winning dignity and respect.
In Alhambra, a candlelight vigil denounces the targeting of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Amazon, owned by the world’s richest man, has spent millions of dollars to dissuade its Bessemer workers from voting for a union.
How Sacramento deals with polluted wells is quickly, if quietly, defining how seriously California takes the issue of clean drinking water.
A coalition of civil and human rights leaders, officials, and the community stood in front of the Los Angeles County Hall of Administration in the face of rising hate violence.
A unionization vote could have far-reaching consequences for Amazon and America’s labor movement.
But will fence-line communities really get the jobs?
Some public health experts warn the state is loosening restrictions too soon, and fear a new surge.
Tribal governments say they haven’t been adequately consulted on the plan, which could bring thousands of new oil and gas wells to the area.
Governor Newsom asked a major campaign donor to manage his state’s vaccine distribution. But Blue Shield has met with pushback.
The event, titled “Love Our Communities: Build Collective Power,” came together in Little Tokyo in response to the recent increase in violence against Asian Americans.
Los Angeles must develop a food-vending cart that meets its health code — or change the health code, say street vendors and advocates.