Editor-in-Chief of Los Angeles magazine
Journalists at the L.A. Times voted overwhelmingly today to unionize, the first time they have done so in more than 130 years.
Jan. 19, 2018from The Mixer
Labor unions are taking center stage in the race for Mayor of Los Angeles, and the Los Angeles Times has obtained recordings of candidates Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti making…
Feb. 5, 2013from Which Way, L.A.?
Public pensions are eating away at California’s future, and a misguided legal precedent is making the situation worse.
Apr. 11from Zócalo's Connecting California
It’s no surprise that many of us make little effort to engage with our public institutions.
Mar. 7from Zócalo's Connecting California
Governor Gavin Newsom today announced a halt to the death penalty in California. The state has a complicated history with the death penalty.
Mar. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A disastrous rail extension in the heart of San Francisco is unfortunately business as usual in California.
Mar. 28from Zócalo's Connecting California
A bill in Sacramento called SB50 would override local zoning rules to legalize small and mid-size apartment buildings around public transit and job centers.
May. 8from Design and Architecture
Gov. Gavin Newsom is pumping the brakes on California’s high speed rail project. Or is he?
Feb. 13from Design and Architecture
There’s been an uptick of violent crime in South Los Angeles, and if you get shot or stabbed there, it’s likely you’ll go to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance or St.
May. 9from Greater LA
It may look like business as usual on a Friday night at Jumbo’s Clown Room in Hollywood. A lingerie-clad dancer shimmies up the pole, arches back, and drops to the floor.
Mar. 4from KCRW Features
For many Californians, Tax Day this year means writing a check to Uncle Sam.
Apr. 12from The Mixer