Heather Digby Parton



Contributing writer to Salon and founder of Hullabaloo

Heather Digby Parton on KCRW

Obama announces we will not withdraw from Afghanistan after all.

Afghanistan, Dem Debates and Fundraising

Obama announces we will not withdraw from Afghanistan after all.

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The story behind the Republican Cherry is as rich and complex as the flavor itself.

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LA has been preparing for more traveling patients seeking abortions. Meanwhile, anti-abortion advocates plan to now focus on states like California where the procedure remains legal.

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The results of California’s primary elections suggest cannabis industry stakeholders want a balance between law enforcement and progressive criminal justice reforms.

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The City of Los Angeles aims to inject $8.5 million directly into nine neighborhoods that have faced systemic inequities through its first participatory budget program.

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Los Angeles voters have identified homelessness as the top issue in the election for LA’s next mayor.

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Panelists debate the likelihood of passing gun legislation, how kids might be the ones to implement change on this front, and whether Biden could have prevented inflation.

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The former presidential candidate speaks to “Scheer Intelligence” host Robert Scheer about the shreds of democracy left in America.

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A new book documents the extent to which American prosperity is founded on immigration—and raises questions about how we treat immigrants today.

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Tuen into election results and analysis on all the key races, from attorney general to the LA mayor’s race.