Trump’s education secretary seemed to be at war with the idea of public education. How much can Joe Biden roll back her legacy?
Legal observers worry a ruling against a California law could signal a willingness to undermine labor codes with ‘states’ rights’ arguments.
From the start a labor rule allowing union access to farmworkers in the field helped level the relationship between workers and growers.
Why wasn’t an African American community group allowed to make a final bid on the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza?
“We’re going into a very dark winter,” says President-elect Biden. By spring there could be nearly half a million COVID-19 American deaths.
Fresno, the working class capital of California’s San Joaquin Valley, remains a hardscrabble town with a history of radical activism.
Protests over the killing of George Floyd have hastened teachers union calls to remove police from Los Angeles’ public school campuses.
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Even before the pandemic, ICE consistently failed to provide adequate medical care to detainees on its flights — with dire outcomes.
Trump and Biden exchanged words over climate change on Tuesday night. How many of them were accurate?
Who was watching the watchdogs as the cleanup of lead contamination on L.A.’s Eastside ran out of money?
Despite ominous portents, election watchers say acts of conflict were not especially greater in number than any other election year.
Black Lives Matter activists bring Ava DuVernay and Los Angelenos together on Election Day to celebrate organizing and voting.
Rent control polls well among Californians, but statewide and local initiatives were no match for an avalanche of real estate industry cash.
The most expensive ballot proposition in California history has won, although its opponents complained of being harassed online.
A guide to poetry that can help us through Election Day.
A Capital & Main catalog of our recent election coverage of local and national stories, in this most fateful election year.
Capital & Main speaks to local leaders and policy authorities about the potential effects of Prop. 15’s passage.
The economic escalator for workers slowed under Trump.
Household income also grew more slowly nationally in Trump years, new research shows.
Why Rust Belt manufacturing is losing out under Trump.