FROM Michael O’hare
Sexual Harassment on UC Campuses Two major UC schools are under fire for their handling of sexual harassment among faculty and staff. Berkeley and UCLA are both under investigation by the federal government over sexual misconduct cases. The Berkeley investigation revolves around multiple incidences of faculty sexual harassment, the latest involving the Dean of its law school. He resigned his position last week, although he’s still on staff. Then today the school announced its assistant basketball coach has been relieved of his duties over a sexual harassment allegation.
Farewell LA freeways, Peter Shire is back Angelenos don't want more freeways but we seem not to want mass transit either. Metro has killed the 710 freeway extension, and bus and train ridership is down across the region. What's the future of getting around in LA? And, Peter Shire is having a comeback. What attracts a new generation to his playful ceramics and furniture?
Morgan Parker: There Are More Beautiful Things than Beyoncé Morgan Parker says that the poems in her book There Are Things More Beautiful than Beyoncé take a stand against the clichés of the dominant culture.
How do Trump supporters feel about the Paris Accord? Globally and around the U.S., there are strong opinions whether or not the Paris Climate Accord is a good idea. The American exit is either a horrifying abdication of American leadership or a forceful and long overdue statement about U.S. sovereignty.