“The public should not think one location is safer than the other,” says the county’s health department.
Unclear policies and protective equipment shortages are stirring heated confrontations in the hallways of Kaiser Permanente hospitals.
Some neighbors support the Reclaimers with donations of food and clothing. Others are loudly opposed to their presence.
For registered nurse Peter Sidhu, every work shift is hand-to-hand combat with a virus that sickens – and kills — more Californians daily.
SB 943 would expand the state’s Paid Family Leave program, extending benefits to parents impacted by school closures.
Farmworkers may be considered “essential,” but the undocumented workers who pick the nation’s food are excluded from the CARES Act.
Classifying immigrants as “arriving aliens” allows the government to deny them a chance for release from detention.
Erwin Chemerinsky says an impeachment trial’s need to hear witnesses overrides White House claims of executive privilege.
A family of toxins known as PFAS has gotten its closeup on the silver screen via Dark Waters. Will regulators take note?
The mishandling of COVID-19 has unfolded just as the response to global warming has — only at a faster clip.
Officials accuse the president of stoking xenophobia and violence against Asian-Americans.
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Facing a health crisis, California legislators call for a moratorium on evictions, utility shutoffs and foreclosures.
LAUSD will begin a new program Wednesday to keep district students fed during the closure of schools due to the coronavirus.
Today veteran journalist Mark Kreidler begins a new weekly column covering the coronavirus and its social impacts.
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What is the connection between a lack of commitment to collective well-being and social disaster in a time of crisis?
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Many ex-felons are now able to vote again, thanks to a 2018 amendment to the state constitution.
So many billionaires, but Florida struggles to take care of those at the bottom.
Tuesday’s upsurge of COVID-19 confirmations has resulted in widespread school and college closures.
Thirty years of poor investment in education leaves a workforce with few routes to the middle class.