Month: December 2020

Latinx Files: As 2020 draws to a close, a time for reflection and hope

At this time tomorrow, 2020 will be gone. Congratulations, you have succeeded! No kidding, you should feel a sense of pride and accomplishment for having endured a global pandemic, economic uncertainty, and a racial calculation that dates back to the 1960s. You’ve faced the loneliness that comes from doing the right thing. You were separated […]

Essential California: Understanding the Regional Stay-at-Home Order

Hello and welcome to Essential California bulletin. It is Friday 4 December, and I write from Los Angeles. Bulletin The stories that shape California Stay up to date with our Essential California newsletter, sent six days a week. Enter e-mail address Sign me up You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times. […]

Op-Ed: How to Reverse Trump’s Migration Disasters

Of all the promises Donald Trump made during the 2016 campaign, his promise to crack down on immigration is the one he came closest to keeping. From the start, the Trump administration has taken a heavy toll on immigration policy. The right to asylum violently attacked. Human rights violations flourish in the migrant detention system. […]

California boat captain charged with manslaughter in fire that killed 34

The captain of a dive boat that caught fire off the coast of California last year, killing 34 people, was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury with 34 counts of marine manslaughter. Investigators said the captain, Jerry Boylan, 67, neglected key safety precautions and this contributed to the rapidity of the blaze. According to […]

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