Carla Hall

editorial board member of the LA Times and officer in the LA Times Guild

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Editorial writer, and former staff writer, for the Los Angeles Times

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Councilmembers Joe Buscaino and Mike Bonin are butting heads with LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva on how to address the crisis in Venice and Echo Park.

How LA’s unhoused crisis has become a lightning rod for local politics

Councilmembers Joe Buscaino and Mike Bonin are butting heads with LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva on how to address the crisis in Venice and Echo Park.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Media outlets in Los Angeles are re-examining their hiring practices, diversity and inclusion efforts, and pay disparities.

Why it’s difficult for the LA Times to hire, retain, and promote people of color

Media outlets in Los Angeles are re-examining their hiring practices, diversity and inclusion efforts, and pay disparities.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced plans for emergency housing for the homeless. Every council district would get a shelter.

How effective will Mayor Garcetti's homelessness plan be?

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced plans for emergency housing for the homeless. Every council district would get a shelter.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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