A strike by LAUSD teachers has been postponed until Monday. The teachers union and the district are still trying to negotiate a new contract for educators. We ask Superintendent Austin Beutner what he’s proposing to the union, what’s happening with the $2 billion reserve fund, what appropriate class sizes would be, and more.
Superintendent Austin Beutner on what will happen to kids if teachers strike
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LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner on what happens to students if teachers strike
Written by Amy Ta, produced by Michell Eloy A strike by LAUSD teachers is postponed until Monday. That could give the union, United Teachers Los Angeles, and the...
14 min, 26 sec
Two men die in a prominent gay political donor’s apartment, what does this say about race and class in West Hollywood
Ed Buck is a prominent Democratic political donor. Now two men have died in his apartment. Buck has not been arrested, and black activists say that’s because he’s rich, well...
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How a TV producer created the TV star who became our president
There are lots of reasons Donald Trump was elected president. But there may be just one man responsible: Mark Burnett, who created “The Apprentice.” Burnett is still...
15 min, 42 sec