Pacific Standard employees took to social media to express their shock and anxieties over the magazine’s abrupt end. As fears of deportation grow among undocumented immigrants, complaints about fraudulent immigration lawyers are also on the rise. The city of San Luis Obispo may take a bold stand against public art that honors individuals over ideas. And a new hashtag spreads awareness that women often pay more than men for identical products.
Pacific Standard magazine suddenly shuts down
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Financial backer of Pacific Standard magazine abruptly pulls the plug
Pacific Standard, known for its global and in-depth coverage of social and environmental issues, will officially shut down in mid-August. That's because SAGE Publishing...
9 min, 23 sec
Fraudulent lawyers target undocumented immigrants
In the wake of increased ICE raids , some undocumented immigrants are desperate to correct their immigration status.
7 min, 10 sec
San Luis Obispo divided on city’s public art
The city of San Luis Obispo is divided on what its public art should look like going forward. The city has plans to erect a sculpture of Theodore Roosevelt in a local...
5 min, 27 sec