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Lack of Port Agreement a Threat to Christmas and the New Year

A quiet, behind the scenes negotiation has been taking place for many months between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime... Read more »

EGP General Election Ballot Recommendations: Part 2

We keep hearing from various sources that many voters are so disenchanted with our political representatives they intend not to vote on November 4. It’s being... Read more »

Nov. 4 General Election Ballot Recommendations

California Statewide Ballot Measures  Proposition 1—Water Bond. Funding for water, quality supply, treatment and storage projects. Except for Shasta County, no... Read more »

Viewing Political Corruption More Broadly

Earlier this year, veteran political writer Thomas Edsall reported an eyebrow-raising fact about Americans’ views toward government. Polling by Gallup, he noted,... Read more »

LAUSD Fiascos-Plenty of Blame to Go Around

Whenever fiascos such as the scheduling or lack thereof at Jefferson High School occur, you can be sure there is usually plenty of blame to go around. And those... Read more »

Ethnic Studies Now

On November 18, 2014, the LAUSD Board of Education will consider a resolution that will require all LAUSD students to take a high school A-G Ethnic Studies course... Read more »

Here Come the Rain and Drought

What is it about natural disasters and irony? Just as local authorities in Detroit were denying thousands of people access to running water, the bankrupt city experienced... Read more »

Feds Should Delay Action on Jails to After Nov. Election

Citing a dramatic increase in suicides in Los Angeles County jails, federal officials have rejected the county’s efforts to keep control of its beleaguered jail... Read more »

It Takes a Mentor

As high school seniors start to churn out their college applications, elite campuses are trying to catch the attention of high-achieving and gifted low-income students... Read more »

Troubling Lack of Diversity In Environmental Movement

The environmental movement needs to diversify. A recent study of environmental organizations casts a spotlight on this problem. “The current state of racial diversity... Read more »

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