Gov. Newsom’s revised budget puts programs aimed at addressing disparities in access to vital services on the chopping block.
The activist-writer was deeply planted in the here and now: What was at stake. What still needed to be done. What we couldn’t lose sight of.
COVID-19 is spreading throughout central Washington state. One agricultural county has the highest infection rate on the West Coast.
People say they care about climate. So why don’t they vote like it?
The lights are going out in America’s rural hospitals and clinics at the moment they are most needed.
A community coalition employs an alternative approach at an Alabama bus plant.
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The 60-day ban, which originally targeted all forms of immigration, now freezes the issuing of green cards.
In a Capital & Main interview, State Controller Betty Yee casts doubt about the prospects for Prop. 13 reform and other initiatives.
The five-year cleanup of a lead-contamination zone is a story of confusion, shifting goalposts, missed deadlines and bloated budgets.
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From health care workers to immigrant detainees, efforts to acquire protective face coverings are complicated by bureaucratic resistance.
Bernie Sanders was environmentalists’ first choice for president; Elizabeth Warren their second. But Biden is now their only hope.
The ongoing threat of vector-borne disease is reshaping our understanding of the dangers of a warming climate.
San Francisco’s early lockdown spared it from the brunt of COVID-19, but the city has failed to shelter its homeless during the crisis.
“The public should not think one location is safer than the other,” says the county’s health department.
Food insecurity skyrockets in the key battleground state.
A new Los Angeles program distributes farm-fresh food to struggling families.
The crisis has hit marginalized communities especially hard, deepening inequities in access to housing and child care.
From corporations to street vendors to mariachi tailors, entrepreneurs face huge challenges.
More than 2 million Californians have recently lost their jobs and many are now without health coverage.