Co-published by L.A. Taco
Nearly a year after Los Angeles began permitting street vendors, they are stuck between an expensive, complex permit system and the devastating penalties that come to those without a license.
A utility commissioner backs both Trump and solar energy, but his maverick reputation may not win him reelection. Georgia is changing.
In one of the wealthiest areas in the country, the Shinnecock Nation fights to survive as Thanksgiving approaches.
Mark Kreidler speaks to Jenny Wong-Swanson, a Kaiser Permanente nurse in Woodland Hills, about the pandemic’s explosion.
A new program would divert 500,000 Georgians out of the ACA exchange and nudge them into private insurance company offerings.
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.
Co-published by The Guardian
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?
The fight for a seat on the Railroad Commission of Texas may just be the most important environmental election in the country.
The nation’s largest hospital chain faces a lawsuit alleging it failed to protect employees.
On Saturday, Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies faced angry demonstrators in 100-plus-degree heat.
An Ethiopian-born labor leader takes stock of his movement, Trump, the immigration crisis and police reform.
Mark Kreidler speaks to Eileen Saltman, a worker at Reem’s California, a restaurant and bakery in Oakland.
Three migrant workers recall the adversity they faced when they arrived to resurrect New Orleans. Many workers who came in Hurricane Katrina’s wake still face those conditions today.
The election looms for Arizonans living at an increasingly militarized border.
The Trump administration has suspended family visa applications – and Trump has ordered an end to the census count three weeks early.
Many progressive electeds have ignored an initiative that would revise California’s constitution to assess commercial property at higher rates.
What California’s nursing home COVID crisis can teach us about taking better care of essential health workers.