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Breaking News: Poll Shows Pension Ballot Measures Already in Trouble

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Capital & Main

Students Claim Concord School Uses Excessive Physical Restraint

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Steven Mikulan

The Tests Facing California’s New Governor

Rev. Jim Conn
Rev. Jim Conn

Still Learning From Martin Luther King Jr.

Donald Cohen
Donald Cohen

Corporations Profit From Killing DACA

Bill Raden
Bill Raden

State to Study Charter Schools’ Impact as Money Flows Into L.A. School Board Election

Peter Dreier
Peter Dreier

How Heather Booth Changed the World

Vivian Rothstein
Vivian Rothstein

Kavanaugh as History: For Women, the Past Is the Present

Judith Lewis Mernit
Judith Lewis Mernit

Census Citizenship Questions Threaten California

Bobbi Murray
Bobbi Murray

Why Californians Love to Hate

Danny Feingold
Danny Feingold

Business Leader: Trump’s “Economic Miracle” Is a Mirage

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Jessica Goodheart

Rent Law Offers Reprieve to Some of Los Angeles’ Most Vulnerable Families

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Larry Buhl

Killed Bill: What’s Next for California’s Housing Crisis?

Robin Urevich
Robin Urevich

L.A. Charters Suspend Black and Disabled Students at Higher Rates

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Jon Zerolnick

Sandra Bland and Toeing the Thin Blue Line

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Guest Feature

Stagnant Wages: Rich Man, Poor Man, Poorer Man

Deborah Klugman
Deborah Klugman

Even Paradise Has Walls in This Topical Drama

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Gary Cohn

How Big Oil Spiked Jerry Brown's Climate Change Agenda

Seth Sandronsky
Seth Sandronsky

Policymakers Seek Healthier, More Prosperous California

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Marco Amador

L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Five

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Madeline Janis

President Obama: The Solution to Unprecedented Inequality is Good Jobs and Opportunities for the Disadvantaged

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Alex Demyanenko

Jackie Goldberg Explains the Coming War to Save Public Education

Harold Meyerson
Harold Meyerson

The GOP’s War Against Voters

Sasha Abramsky
Sasha Abramsky

Beyond Feinstein: A Twelve-Year-Old Climate Activist Finds Her Voice

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James Elmendorf

Of Football and the Limits of Labor Law

Kelly Candaele
Kelly Candaele

CA-49: A GOP District Realigns With Democrats After Mike Levin Victory

David Sirota
David Sirota

No Apologies: Bill de Blasio on Economic Inequality, 2020 and the Amazon Deal

Gabriel Thompson
Gabriel Thompson

Soak the Rich, But How?

David Bacon
David Bacon

Will Growers’ Demand for Wage Cuts Get Help From U.S. Government?

Lovell Estell III
Lovell Estell III

Community Protests Demand USC Reforms

Dan Braun
Dan Braun

“Everyone’s Got to Win”: An Interview With Donald Cohen

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Trebor Healey

The Grassroots of Survival: Scenes from the Migrant Caravan

Charles Davis
Charles Davis

Stephen Miller’s Former Rabbi Speaks Out About Trump’s Adviser and Immigration

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Rick Wartzman

Upending the Nation’s Financial Giants With Beneficial State Bank’s Kat Taylor

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Jim Lair Beard

Hyatt Worker: Why I Support the Global Hyatt Boycott

Leighton Woodhouse
Leighton Woodhouse

S.F. Federal Court Blocks Trump’s New Asylum Rules

Lalo Alcaraz
Lalo Alcaraz

Chris Rock on Economic Inequality

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Joe Rihn

“We’re Facing Extinction” – Why UC Workers Are Striking

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Dean Kuipers

Living Homeless in California: Dignity Is a Hot Shower

Joe Rubin
Joe Rubin

Lead Dust Closes Bay Area Gun Range and Kids’ Gymnastics Center

Gary Phillips
Gary Phillips

The Dixon Family Chronicles: “Shut Christmas Down!”

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Matthew Fleischer

Classic Koch: How Prop. 32 Could Enrich Two Billionaires

Pandora Young
Pandora Young

Living Homeless in California: Pet Owners on the Streets

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Allison Mannos

California Love: Low-Wage Worker Activism

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Deborah Klugman

East L.A. Drama Lands With Humor and a Punch

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Bill Raden and Gary Cohn

Bonanza! Silicon Valley Sees Gold in Corporate-Driven School Reforms

Ana Beatriz Cholo
Ana Beatriz Cholo

Organizing Principles: Erin Aubry Kaplan Explains Why “I Heart Obama” (Video)

Rex Weiner
Rex Weiner

BlueLA E-Vehicles Hit the Streets

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Lou Siegel

Fear and Loathing at the Supreme Court

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Jackie Cornejo

13 Years in the Making: Long Beach City Council Approves Landmark Project Labor Agreement

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Cynthia Strathmann

Labor Day News of the WEIRD

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John Medearis

“Politics,” As Usual

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Steve Appleford

Los Angeles’ Schools Strike Was a Teachable Moment for Students

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Bill Raden and Eunice Park

California Facing Teacher Shortage

Eric Pape
Eric Pape

Scared to Death: Immigrants in Need of Health Care Face Perilous Choices

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Gustavo Arellano

7 Takeaways from California’s Elections

Joel Warner
Joel Warner

Reed Hastings: Netflix CEO Goes Nuclear on Public Schools

Erin Aubry Kaplan
Erin Aubry Kaplan

Setting the Record Straight on Trump’s Black Unemployment Boast

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David Dayen

Proposition 6: California Keeps Its Gas Tax — And Infrastructure Repairs

Peter Dreier and Donald Cohen
Peter Dreier and Donald Cohen

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon Opens His Wallet. Sort of.

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Adrian Martinez

The Next Four Years: A Time to Work on the Environment

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Aiha Nguyen

Pico Rivera Rally Supports Walmart Strikers

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Rachele Huennekens

Netroots Nation in Detroit: The Art of War and the War of Art

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Jim Crogan

Defining Moment: Will California End Its Money Bail System?

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Greg Good

Don’t Waste This Opportunity, Los Angeles

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Joanne Kim

Los Angeles Teachers Strike Rally at Grand Park (Photos)

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Julie Gutman Dickinson

Gig Economy Workers: Independent Contractors or Indentured Servants?

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Alissa Quart

Three Tactics That Changed Trump from Outlier to Insider

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Staff

Today: “The Persuaders” Looks at Corporate Lobbying

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Jourdan Card

It’s Checkout Time for Bad Hotel Jobs

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Kokayi Kwa Jitahidi

Supreme Court Weighs Unions’ Future

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Rachel Torres

Railcar Investment & Jobs: A Teachable Moment

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Paul Tullis

The Business of Change: Consumer Movements Pour on the Pressure

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Roxana Tynan

The Cure for Poverty in Two Words

Maria Bustillos
Maria Bustillos

Pardon My Mess: Trump’s Arpaio Clemency Splits Arizona Republicans

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Steve Smith

Governor Brown Outlines Plan for Good Jobs

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Jeremy Arnold

Dodger Dogged: A Fan’s Appeal

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Sanjukta Paul

The Fix: Restoring the Rights of Misclassified Workers

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David Sirota and Chase Woodruff

Why Was Climate Change Omitted From Colorado’s Debate Over Fracking?

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Marc Haefele

Inglewood: Mystery Surrounds Two Black Lives Lost in Police Shooting

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Jason McGahan

Living Homeless in California: Public Bathrooms and Other Mirages

Julianne Tveten
Julianne Tveten

No Walk in the Garden for the Urban Homeless

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David Sirota and Andrew Perez

California Workers, Retirees Are Unwittingly Financing an Anti-Proposition 10 Campaign

Donnell Alexander
Donnell Alexander

Restless Valley: Can Devin Nunes Hold His Seat in November?

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Thao N. Lam

DCFS Strike Gains: Protecting Children, Standing Up for Social Workers

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Rita Lowenthal

I’m Not the Girl I Was at 80

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John Guevarra

California Plastic Bag Bill Stalled

Dan Ross
Dan Ross

Will Regulators Ban a Potentially “Catastrophic” Refinery Chemical?

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Matt Tinoco

Living Homeless in California: Can Washing Up Transform Lives?

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Kevin Norton

Let Us Organize: Thoughts on Labor Day

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Jeremy Mohler

A Privatized Medicaid Nightmare

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A California Mosque Was Set On Fire And Graffitied With Christchurch Mosque Attack References

Nidia Bautista
Nidia Bautista

Temporary Protected Status Refugees Fight Expulsion

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Ed Gutierrez

SeaTac Workers Await Ruling on New $15 Minimum Wage Law

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Christine Petit

Living Wage Law Could Go to Long Beach Voters

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Sabrina Bornstein

Junk Math: The Waste Industry’s Numbers Don’t Add Up

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Debra A. Varnado

Uncovered California: What’s Holding Back Nurse Practitioners?

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Satish Kunisi

Harris v. Quinn: Bad But Not Fatal

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Frank Alvarez

A Taste of Soul With a Side of Construction Careers

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Lauren Ahkiam

How Leftovers Will Let Us Breathe Easier and Create Jobs

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Robert Gottlieb

Race, Class and an L.A. Bike Movement at the Crossroads

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Bob Remstein

Long Strange Trip: Danny Goldberg’s 1967

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Ashley Thomas

Working Families Need a Better May Revise

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Maria Loya

The Economy Improves — Will the Minimum Wage?

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Abby Arnold

Santa Monica: Car Wash Businesses Must Come Clean

Tina Dupuy
Tina Dupuy

Payday Lenders: 'We're Not Bottom Feeders!'

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Julian Vasquez Heilig

Failing the Test: Nine Solution Takeaways

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Caroline O'Connor

DeMaurice Smith Tackles Union Busting

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Aura Bogado

Los Angeles May Target Border Wall Profiteering With Contractor Disclosure Requirement

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Kabira Stokes

Green Economy, Green Paydays

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Skylar Sweetman

Dr. Jessica Bodoh-Creed: Adjunct for Now, Academic Forever

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Patricia Castellanos

We Don’t Need to Make Mountains of Waste Anymore

Ed Leibowitz
Ed Leibowitz

Union Staffers: Time’s Up, L.A. Times

Tony Zinnanti
Tony Zinnanti

Three Days on the Res: Facing the Dakota Pipeline

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Mr. Fish

Signs of the TImes

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Flor Barajas-Tena

1992 Remembered: The School of Life

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Ashley Baker

Counting on the Kindness of Strangers

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Eric Markowitz

After the Vote: Californians Choose to Speed Up, Not Abolish, Death Penalty

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Chase Woodruff and David Sirota

Cash Gusher: One in Five Dollars in All Colorado Elections Now Comes Directly From a Fossil Fuel Corporation

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David Mermelstein

Stage Reviews: Three Provocative Broadway Dramas

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David Sirota and Jay Cassano

NY Pension Chief Cashes in on Natural Gas

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Maria Elena Durazo

Family Leave Is the Law, Not a Luxury

Carol Mithers
Carol Mithers

Los Angeles Renters Fight Back to Keep Their Pets — and Homes

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The Fix LA Coalition

Stop the Bank Robbery of Los Angeles

Kalena Thomhave
Kalena Thomhave

California Protects Low-Income Access to Farmers Markets

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Daleth Caspeta

Stop the Presses: An Activist Takes a Stand

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Joann Lo

The Hands That Feed Us

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Leon Jenkins, Rev. K.W. Tulloss & Rev. William Smart

Stop California’s War on Children!

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Sharon Terman and Anda Kuo

A Matter of Public Health: Medical Community Speaks Out for Parental Leave

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Peter Dreier and Kelly Candaele

Are Picket-Crossing Dodgers Cursed?

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John Koopman

Uber Angst: A Driver’s Nights Behind the Wheel

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Manuel Pastor & Danny Feingold

State of Resistance: California in the Age of Trump

Jenny Manrique
Jenny Manrique

A California Law Is Helping Immigrants Wipe Slates Clean

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Lawrence Ziese

We’ve Met: 24 Hours at Occupy LA

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Dick Price

“Occupy” Occupies California’s Democratic Party

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Arturo Talavera

Epicenters of Refuge: A Tale of Two Cities

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Cassidy Noblett

Gotta Dance, Gotta Have Rights

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Kenneth Burt

Hispanic Heritage Month: Living Legacies

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Cal State University’s Budget Blues

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Scott Oshima

From Remembrance to Resistance: The 48th Manzanar Pilgrimage

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Cynthia Villareal

Home-Care Workers to Sacramento: Let’s Get Healthy!

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Jr. Rev. William D. Smart

Walmart: Any Job Is Not Always a Good Job

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Matt Unrath

A Hard Math for Working Families

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Lisa Derrick

Reviewed: A DIY Guide for “The Magicial Resistance”

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Kerry Candaele

Living Homeless in California: A Death in Venice

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Ted Soqui

Scenes From Tijuana’s ‘Little Haiti’ Refugee Center

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Frank Tamborello

Learning about the Real Walmart from the Workers’ View

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Matthew Cunningham-Cook and David Sirota

Richard Blum, a $100 Million UC Investment, Feinstein Campaign Donations: Business As Usual at UC?

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Nora Mathison

Out of Stock: Recycling Options for LA Businesses

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Kelly Iwamoto

Vergara Lawsuit Would Hurt California Students

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Richard Flacks

Fjord Foundation: Norway’s Solid Safety Net

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Jennifer Dworkin

Video: Safe Parking for Santa Barbara’s Homeless

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Darryl Holter

Loyalty Down: Rick Wartzman Discusses How Business Leaders Betrayed the American Workforce

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Rick Schultz

Timothy Snyder on Putin, Junk News and the Trump Trap

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Cathy Cortez

Five-Star Scrooge: Hotel Bel-Air Keeps Union Out

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Paul Street and Chaumtoli Huq

Resistance in the Heartland: Fighting ICE in Small-Town Iowa and Nebraska

Melissa Chadburn
Melissa Chadburn

High Times: What Happens If Marijuana Is Legalized?

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Thor Benson

How L.A. Helped Its Homeless During the Wildfires

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Deirdra Funcheon

Justice John Paul Stevens’ Supreme Judgment Against Kavanaugh

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Francisco Arzu

Where Every Day Is Trash Day

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Amy DePaul

What the Final Moments of Homeless People Can Teach Us

Shannon Luders-Manuel
Shannon Luders-Manuel

South Asian Asylum Seekers Find Healing and Hope After Sheridan Heartbreak

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Jessica Goodheart and Trebor Healey

Three Green Haiku

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Diane Lefer

Killer Jobs: Policing America's Dangerous Workplaces

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Bobbi Murray & Bill Raden

Failing the Test: School Solutions and Turnarounds

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Piper McDaniel

High Times: The Hidden Poverty in Marijuana’s Black Market

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Steven Leigh Morris

Arguing the World Stage

Megan Kamerick
Megan Kamerick

The Business of Change: Can Business Schools Make Companies Ethical?

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Andrew Perez and David Sirota

Rick Scott Invested in the Same Financial Firms As Florida’s Pension System

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Lori Amos

Don’t Discount This: Walmart Worker Issues Challenge to Her CEO

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Ayrn Taylor

Blunt Talk: What Marijuana Pharmacy Workers Want

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Greg Burk

Leonard Cohen’s Unhurried Exit

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Natalie Foster

Crippling the Affordable Care Act Would Harm American Entrepreneurship

Carla Pineda
Carla Pineda

How Undocumented Black Migrants Are Navigating Immigration Hurdles

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Kevin Stea

Why I'm Dancing for a Contract

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David Pettit

Wake Up, L.A. Times, It’s a Blue-Green World

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Francisco Cendejas

A Union Buster Strikes Out

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Paulina Gonzalez & Lori Gay

Insurance Industry Happy to Receive, But Not to Give

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Brendan Whalen

L.A. Residents Voice Olympic Anxiety at Public Forum

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David Davis

Dave Zirin Interview: How Two Black Gloves Changed History

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Gloria Ohland

Honoring the Champions of Better Transit

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Zoe Lipman

Five Policy Prescriptions for Transportation Job Creation and Growth

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Cindy Ensworth

“G” for Green Effort

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Emily Sender

Solar-Powered Festival Heats Up Boyle Heights

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Tom Bongiovi

It Ain’t Easy Earning Green

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Randy Shaw

Randy Shaw on Los Angeles’ Lost Housing Generation

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Tony Bautista

Cornering the Market on Healthy Food

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Ian Ruskin

Why Thomas Paine Matters

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Bill Raden and Danny Feingold

In DeVos Vote, Arizona’s McCain and Flake Weigh Party Loyalty Against Effective School Policy

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Edward Boyer

“Detroit” Tells the Story it Set Out To Tell – And That’s Enough

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Stephen Rohde

Andrew McCabe’s Book Ignores FBI Abuses

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Erikka Yancy

Alternative Black History: Five Films

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Jora Trang

Indoor Heat Bill Will Save Lives