A Law Ending Cash Bail Gives Judges Enormous Power Over Defendants
A recently signed bill was supposed to end the tyranny of money bail over low-income people in California’s jails. But critics say it is an example of good intentions becoming bad law.
Video: California Leads Nation in Fatal Officer Use-of-Force Incidents
Recent reports on the use of force by California law enforcement officers reveal a rise in the number of deadly civilian encounters with police.
Los Angeles Teachers Strike Rally at Grand Park (Photos)
Los Angeles Teachers Strike Enters Second Week Without a Deal in Sight
Martin Luther King Jr. on Inequality and Health Care
Deaf School’s Chants Are Heard Loud and Clear in Teachers Strike
L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day Five
L.A. Teachers’ Potential ‘Meta-Strike’ Reveals Battle Lines in U.S. Public Education War
The Tests Facing California’s New Governor
Is LAUSD Crying Wolf With Its Claims of Financial Distress?
Wall Street Investors Intensify Affordable Housing Crisis
L.A. Teachers Strike Diary: Day One
Politics & GovernmentDecember 20, 2018
Beto vs. Democrats: Texas Lawmaker Frequently Voted to Help Trump and GOP
Labor & EconomyAugust 29, 2018
Ohio, NJ and California Pension Funds Invested $885 Million in Hedge Fund That Controls National Enquirer Parent
Charter School DonorsNovember 1, 2018
Reed Hastings: Netflix CEO Goes Nuclear on Public Schools
Labor & EconomyJuly 10, 2018
The ‘Amazon Tax’ Ruling: Disrupting the Disruptors?
Deadly DetentionMarch 14, 2018
DEADLY DETENTIONS: MAPPING DEATH
SocietyMarch 6, 2018
Two Years of Official Silence Since a Controversial Inglewood Police Shooting
Battery BloodMarch 21, 2018
Battery Blood: How California Health Agencies Failed Exide Workers
Battery BloodMarch 22, 2018
Battery Blood: California Has Worse Lead Standards Than Arkansas and Texas. Why?