Editorial writer for the Los Angeles Times and parent of a LAUSD first grader and a preschooler at private school; former editorial writer and columnist for the Los Angeles Daily News
Almost 700,000 students in America's second largest school district were told to stay home today -- when almost 1000 schools were closed because of a terrorist threat deemed "credible"…
Dec. 15, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Mayor Eric Garcetti has met with business groups to push his proposal for raising the minimum wage in the City of Los Angeles.
Sep. 16, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Slide the City, a pop-up slip n slide planned to hit downtown LA in late September, has ignited drought shaming and a petition.
Aug. 19, 2014from Design and Architecture
How did a diner on Wilshire by LACMA become the filming location for ‘The Big Lebowski’ and now a hub for progressive political groups, like the Bernie Sanders’ campaign?
May. 8from Greater LA
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
There’s a rise of so-called grey divorces, which involve couples in their 50s and older.
May. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Jonny Fair, like tens of thousands of others in LA County, is mentally ill and can’t hold a steady job. Now he’s at risk of losing his Long Beach apartment due to a rent increase.
May. 1from Greater LA
The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired Sunday after eight seasons. Its main theme song, “A Song of Fire and Ice,” has become iconic and recognizable among millions of fans.
May. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
We visit a job fair in South LA set up for transgender people who often face unemployment and workplace discrimination and harassment.
May. 14from Greater LA
But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?
May. 3from Left, Right & Center