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Will Huge L.A. Parcel Tax Plan Start A Pattern?

June 2, 2019

June 2, 2019

Local elections held in odd-numbered years in California don’t generally have much meaning outside their immediate communities. But a June...

Housing Bill Problem: It Looks Like One Size Fits All

April 23, 2019

April 23, 2019

By Thomas Elias As they consider Senate Bill 50, many who are aware of the latest attempt by San Francisco’s...

Could Homes Made in a Factory Help Solve California’s Housing Supply?

March 23, 2019

March 23, 2019

By Avi Sinai  About the author: Avi Sinai is the principal of HM Capital, a Los Angeles company specializes in...

Will Asians Spur Big New Political Changes?

January 13, 2019

January 13, 2019

The same sort of panic that hit California’s Latinos after the 1994 passage of the anti-illegal immigrant Proposition 187 is...

Should Undocumented Have All Rights? Brown Said No

January 2, 2019

January 2, 2019

There is a school of thought, mostly pushed by Latino activist politicians, which says undocumented immigrants contribute to American life...

Brown’s Mixed Legacy of Big Fixes, Some Corruption

December 13, 2018

December 13, 2018

About a month from today, a new governor will sit in the state Capitol’s “horseshoe” suite and face some problems...

If There Really Is a Blue Wave, Which Seats Go Dem?

November 5, 2018

November 5, 2018

Nowhere has talk of an impending “blue wave” sweeping Democrats into Congress and Republicans out been louder and more constant...

The Man Who Unlocked the Universe and More!

July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018

    We were invited to attend the premiere of the documentary ”The Man Who Unlocked the Universe” at the...

Good Taste: Touring Downtown’s Treasures

April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018

By Barbara Bishop   This past weekend, I decided not to do my laundry, wash my car, grocery shop or...

“Ghost Stories” Thrills

April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018

By Whitney Scott Bain The best horror film of the year ingeniously crafted with twists and turns you don’t see...