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The GOP’s Uneasy California Strongholds, Part 3

Steven Mikulan

Kavanaugh Confidential: Is the Nominee Telling the Truth or White Lies?

Donald Cohen
Donald Cohen

Corporations Profit From Killing DACA

Rev. Jim Conn
Rev. Jim Conn

Still Learning From Martin Luther King Jr.

Bill Raden
Bill Raden

2018 Has Seen K-12 Strike Wave Sweep U.S. — And It’s Still October

Peter Dreier
Peter Dreier

How Heather Booth Changed the World

Vivian Rothstein
Vivian Rothstein

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

Danny Feingold
Danny Feingold

Breaking News: Supreme Court Rules Against Unions in ‘Janus’

Bobbi Murray
Bobbi Murray

Home, Shared Home: Renters Watch as Their Buildings Become Apartels

Judith Lewis Mernit
Judith Lewis Mernit

The Climate Summit’s Inconvenient Truth: People Need Jobs

Jessica Goodheart

Brett Kavanaugh and Sexual Harassment: The Two Faces of Chuck Grassley

Jon Zerolnick

Sandra Bland and Toeing the Thin Blue Line

Guest Feature

Stagnant Wages: Rich Man, Poor Man, Poorer Man

Deborah Klugman
Deborah Klugman

‘Skeleton Crew’ Is a Play With a Moral Spine

Gary Cohn

How Big Oil Spiked Jerry Brown's Climate Change Agenda

Seth Sandronsky
Seth Sandronsky

Policymakers Seek Healthier, More Prosperous California

Robin Urevich
Robin Urevich

Critics Say New Capitol Parks Rules Would Curb Free Speech

Madeline Janis

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

Larry Buhl

Medi-Cal Home-Delivers a New Prescription: Healthy Meals

Harold Meyerson
Harold Meyerson

The GOP’s War Against Voters

James Elmendorf

Of Football and the Limits of Labor Law

Sasha Abramsky
Sasha Abramsky

California Lawyers Strategize to Save Targeted Immigrants

Marco Amador

Video: Rising Rents Force a Choice Between Eating or Shelter

Dan Braun
Dan Braun

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

David Bacon
David Bacon

How Immigration Activists Got ICE Out of a County Jail

Alex Demyanenko

The Power of the Poster

Charles Davis
Charles Davis

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

Rick Wartzman

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

Lovell Estell III
Lovell Estell III

Kicked to the Curb: How USC Drove a Bicycle Repairman Into the Street

Kelly Candaele
Kelly Candaele

Blue State/Red District: What Do the Suburbs Want?

Jim Lair Beard

Hyatt Worker: Why I Support the Global Hyatt Boycott

Trebor Healey

Remembering Stuart Timmons

Dean Kuipers

Living Homeless in California: Dignity Is a Hot Shower

Leighton Woodhouse
Leighton Woodhouse

Is Trump’s Customs Agency Going Rogue?

Lalo Alcaraz
Lalo Alcaraz

Chris Rock on Economic Inequality

Gabriel Thompson
Gabriel Thompson

Young Activists’ Lawsuit Seeks to Phase Out Fossil Fuel Emissions


Today: “The Persuaders” Looks at Corporate Lobbying

Joe Rihn

Offices Pledge They’ll Buy Chemical-Free Furniture

Gary Phillips
Gary Phillips

The Dixon Family Chronicles: “Shut Christmas Down!”

Joe Rubin
Joe Rubin

Lead Poisoning Widespread Among California Workers

Allison Mannos

California Love: Low-Wage Worker Activism

David Sirota
David Sirota

The Economic Impact of Climate Change Rattles the Oil Industry

Matthew Fleischer

Classic Koch: How Prop. 32 Could Enrich Two Billionaires

Pandora Young
Pandora Young

Living Homeless in California: Pet Owners on the Streets

Ana Beatriz Cholo
Ana Beatriz Cholo

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

Bill Raden and Gary Cohn

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

Cynthia Strathmann

Labor Day News of the WEIRD

Lou Siegel

Fear and Loathing at the Supreme Court

Jackie Cornejo

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

John Medearis

“Politics,” As Usual

Rex Weiner
Rex Weiner

BlueLA E-Vehicles Hit the Streets

Peter Dreier and Donald Cohen
Peter Dreier and Donald Cohen

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

Deborah Klugman

Actress Speaks Out Against Lunch Shaming in School Cafeterias

Erin Aubry Kaplan
Erin Aubry Kaplan

Setting the Record Straight on Trump’s Black Unemployment Boast

Rachele Huennekens

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

Jim Crogan

Defining Moment: Will California End Its Money Bail System?

Adrian Martinez

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

Julie Gutman Dickinson

Gig Economy Workers: Independent Contractors or Indentured Servants?

Aiha Nguyen

Pico Rivera Rally Supports Walmart Strikers

Greg Good

Don’t Waste This Opportunity, Los Angeles

Kokayi Kwa Jitahidi

Supreme Court Weighs Unions’ Future

Maria Bustillos
Maria Bustillos

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

Paul Tullis

The Business of Change: Consumer Movements Pour on the Pressure

Joanne Kim

Scenes From Los Angeles’ Women’s March

David Dayen

The ‘Amazon Tax’ Ruling: Disrupting the Disruptors?

Roxana Tynan

The Cure for Poverty in Two Words

Jourdan Card

It’s Checkout Time for Bad Hotel Jobs

Steve Appleford

The Real Costs of Living in California

Alissa Quart

Three Tactics That Changed Trump from Outlier to Insider

Rachel Torres

Railcar Investment & Jobs: A Teachable Moment

Gustavo Arellano

Living Homeless in California: For the Hungry, “Food Happens.” Until It Doesn’t.

Sanjukta Paul

The Fix: Restoring the Rights of Misclassified Workers

Marc Haefele

Inglewood: Mystery Surrounds Two Black Lives Lost in Police Shooting

Steve Smith

Governor Brown Outlines Plan for Good Jobs

Jeremy Arnold

Dodger Dogged: A Fan’s Appeal

Eric Pape
Eric Pape

Will the Cost of Living Push Millennials Into a Generation War With Baby Boomers?

Joel Warner
Joel Warner

Is Janet Napolitano Deepening Economic Inequality at University of California?

Kevin Norton

Let Us Organize: Thoughts on Labor Day

Donnell Alexander
Donnell Alexander

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

John Guevarra

California Plastic Bag Bill Stalled

Jeremy Mohler

A Privatized Medicaid Nightmare

Matt Tinoco

Living Homeless in California: Can Washing Up Transform Lives?

Jason McGahan

Living Homeless in California: Public Bathrooms and Other Mirages

Julianne Tveten
Julianne Tveten

No Walk in the Garden for the Urban Homeless

Rita Lowenthal

I’m Not the Girl I Was at 80

Thao N. Lam

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

Sabrina Bornstein

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

Kelly Iwamoto

The Iron Worker and The Stranger

David Sirota and Andrew Perez

Ohio, NJ and California Pension Funds Invested $885 Million in Hedge Fund That Controls National Enquirer Parent

Christine Petit

Living Wage Law Could Go to Long Beach Voters

Debra A. Varnado

Uncovered California: What’s Holding Back Nurse Practitioners?

Ed Gutierrez

SeaTac Workers Await Ruling on New $15 Minimum Wage Law

Kabira Stokes

Green Economy, Green Paydays

Ed Leibowitz
Ed Leibowitz

Union Staffers: Time’s Up, L.A. Times

Skylar Sweetman

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

Satish Kunisi

Harris v. Quinn: Bad But Not Fatal

David Sirota and Chase Woodruff

Wall Street Pumping Cash Through Loophole in Anti-Corruption Rule

Ashley Baker

Counting on the Kindness of Strangers

Eric Markowitz

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

David Mermelstein

Stage Reviews: Three Provocative Broadway Dramas


Irvine man charged with hate crimes for allegedly having ‘kill lists’

Maria Loya

The Economy Improves — Will the Minimum Wage?

David Sirota and Jay Cassano

NY Pension Chief Cashes in on Natural Gas

Robert Gottlieb

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

Maria Elena Durazo

Family Leave Is the Law, Not a Luxury

Bob Remstein

Long Strange Trip: Danny Goldberg’s 1967

Frank Alvarez

A Taste of Soul With a Side of Construction Careers

Lauren Ahkiam

How Leftovers Will Let Us Breathe Easier and Create Jobs

Patricia Castellanos

We Don’t Need to Make Mountains of Waste Anymore

Abby Arnold

Santa Monica: Car Wash Businesses Must Come Clean

Tony Zinnanti
Tony Zinnanti

Three Days on the Res: Facing the Dakota Pipeline

Ashley Thomas

Working Families Need a Better May Revise

Caroline O'Connor

DeMaurice Smith Tackles Union Busting

Mr. Fish

Signs of the TImes

Flor Barajas-Tena

1992 Remembered: The School of Life

Tina Dupuy
Tina Dupuy

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

Julian Vasquez Heilig

Failing the Test: Nine Solution Takeaways

Aura Bogado

Los Angeles May Target Border Wall Profiteering With Contractor Disclosure Requirement

David Pettit

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

Thor Benson

How L.A. Helped Its Homeless During the Wildfires

Deirdra Funcheon

Justice John Paul Stevens’ Supreme Judgment Against Kavanaugh

David Davis

Dave Zirin Interview: How Two Black Gloves Changed History

Rick Schultz

Timothy Snyder on Putin, Junk News and the Trump Trap

Francisco Arzu

Where Every Day Is Trash Day

Nora Mathison

Out of Stock: Recycling Options for LA Businesses

Amy DePaul

What the Final Moments of Homeless People Can Teach Us

Piper McDaniel

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

Tom Bongiovi

It Ain’t Easy Earning Green

Megan Kamerick
Megan Kamerick

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

Andrew Perez and David Sirota

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

Jessica Goodheart and Trebor Healey

Three Green Haiku

Diane Lefer

Killer Jobs: Policing America's Dangerous Workplaces

Cindy Ensworth

“G” for Green Effort

Bobbi Murray & Bill Raden

Failing the Test: School Solutions and Turnarounds

Lori Amos

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

Ayrn Taylor

Blunt Talk: What Marijuana Pharmacy Workers Want

Greg Burk

Leonard Cohen’s Unhurried Exit

Natalie Foster

Crippling the Affordable Care Act Would Harm American Entrepreneurship

Kevin Stea

Why I'm Dancing for a Contract

Daleth Caspeta

Stop the Presses: An Activist Takes a Stand

Paulina Gonzalez & Lori Gay

Insurance Industry Happy to Receive, But Not to Give

Francisco Cendejas

A Union Buster Strikes Out


Cal State University’s Budget Blues

Lawrence Ziese

We’ve Met: 24 Hours at Occupy LA

Dick Price

“Occupy” Occupies California’s Democratic Party

Brendan Whalen

L.A. Residents Voice Olympic Anxiety at Public Forum

Chase Woodruff and David Sirota

Is Goldman Sachs’ New Fund Really Just Greenwashing Stocks?

Jora Trang

Indoor Heat Bill Will Save Lives

Emily Sender

Solar-Powered Festival Heats Up Boyle Heights

Bill Raden and Danny Feingold

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

Gloria Ohland

Honoring the Champions of Better Transit

Zoe Lipman

Five Policy Prescriptions for Transportation Job Creation and Growth

Tony Bautista

Cornering the Market on Healthy Food

Ian Ruskin

Why Thomas Paine Matters

Edward Boyer

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

Frank Tamborello

Learning about the Real Walmart from the Workers’ View

Sharon Terman and Anda Kuo

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

Erikka Yancy

Alternative Black History: Five Films

Cathy Cortez

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

Richard Flacks

Fjord Foundation: Norway’s Solid Safety Net

Joann Lo

The Hands That Feed Us

Kalena Thomhave
Kalena Thomhave

California Protects Low-Income Access to Farmers Markets

Kenneth Burt

Hispanic Heritage Month: Living Legacies

Scott Oshima

From Remembrance to Resistance: The 48th Manzanar Pilgrimage

The Fix LA Coalition

Stop the Bank Robbery of Los Angeles

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

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

Stop California’s War on Children!

Steven Leigh Morris

Arguing the World Stage

John Koopman

Uber Angst: A Driver’s Nights Behind the Wheel

Cassidy Noblett

Gotta Dance, Gotta Have Rights

Cynthia Villareal

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

Ted Soqui

Scenes From Tijuana’s ‘Little Haiti’ Refugee Center

Matthew Cunningham-Cook and David Sirota

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

Kerry Candaele

Living Homeless in California: A Death in Venice

Jr. Rev. William D. Smart

Walmart: Any Job Is Not Always a Good Job

Matt Unrath

A Hard Math for Working Families

Jennifer Dworkin

Video: Safe Parking for Santa Barbara’s Homeless

Darryl Holter

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

Melissa Chadburn
Melissa Chadburn

High Times: What Happens If Marijuana Is Legalized?