L.A.

  • Maestros universitarios de L.A. ganan en acuerdo laboral histórico

    Casi la mitad de todos los cursos de los colegios comunitarios son impartidos por profesores de medio tiempo, y un nuevo acuerdo laboral significa que ahora el profesorado adjunto de los colegios comunitarios de Los Angeles tendrá una atención medica accesible. El acuerdo, anunciado el viernes, otorgara a los...
  • L.A. College Instructors Win Health Care in Historic Labor Agreement

    Almost half of all community college courses are taught by part-time instructors, and a new labor agreement means adjunct faculty at community colleges in Los Angeles will get affordable health care. The deal, announced Friday, will give part-time faculty the same contribution – about $1,300 a month – as...
  • L.A. ‘Trash Club’ Helps Unhoused People and the Community

    On a late August morning, the Echo Park Trash Club approached an underpass below Los Angeles’ 101 Freeway. Months earlier, the city had dismantled a homeless encampment located there during one of its routine sweeps. It was the Trash Club’s first return to the site since its residents had...
  • Low-Income L.A. Neighborhoods Offered Internet at Higher Prices: Report

    Internet service in Los Angeles County is often offered at higher prices in low-income neighborhoods, while better deals are offered in wealthier areas, according to a report from the California Community Foundation and Digital Equity LA. Researchers picked random addresses in every city in the county and shopped for internet service...
  • 30-Year-Anniversary of L.A. Uprising: What Has Changed?

    Thirty years ago, in the wealthy Southern California city of Simi Valley, a majority-White jury acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of all charges in the videotaped assault of a Black man named Rodney King. The acquittals sparked five days of violence that came to be known as the “1992 L.A. Uprising”...
  • Learning from frontman Bardo Martinez about the sonically eclectic L.A. band

    Rhythms of Chicano Batman

    Learning from frontman Bardo Martinez about the sonically eclectic L.A. band Arturo Hilario El Observador Chicano Batman was a name that was created thanks to a meshing of cultures in the United States. This very much gives you a hint on what the music and mindset of the 4-piece...
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