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When One School Is Wedged Onto Another and Starts Taking Its Space: An L.A. Campus Story

Scenes like this are playing out across Los Angeles this week as L.A.’s public-school teachers go on a historic strike.

  • Jan 18, 2019
  • 7:30 PM

Teachers Strike Updates: L.A. Strongly Supports Teachers, New LMU Survey Shows

“I believe that there are resources available to end this strike,” School Board Member Scott M. Schmerelson said.

  • Jan 16, 2019
  • 9:14 PM

The Strike Is On! Updates from the L.A. Teachers Strike

It began officially at 7am local time on Monday, January 14. Rain and tacos greeted picketers.

  • Jan 14, 2019
  • 4:06 PM

Not Messing Around: Sheriff Will ‘Physically Remove’ ICE From County Jails

“We are going to physically remove ICE from the county jails,” Alex Villanueva said at the Truth Act Community Forum.

  • Dec 20, 2018
  • 5:33 PM

Columbus Comes Down: How a ‘Symbol of Atrocity’ Finally Became a Moment of Healing

A statue of explorer Christopher Columbus that stood for 45 years in downtown L.A.’s Grand Park was removed Saturday after a healing ceremony and speeches by Native Americans.

  • Nov 15, 2018
  • 3:13 PM