ONE MAN’S OPINION-When a society takes a nosedive, it is not one person’s fault.
SOUTH OF THE 10-In June, 2UrbanGirls published a Letter to the Editor stating the city was under a special audit from the State Controller’s website.
ESSAY-It’s no secret that Donald Trump is one of the most aggressive arms salesmen in history. How do we know?
DEEGAN ON LA-The liberal left likes to call us a “sanctuary city,” but everyone, no matter where they sit on the political spectrum, can see what we really are starting to look like: a third-class city.
NEW GEOGRAPHY-Most American concerns with China revolve around economic issues, and, for some, the threat posed by that country’s expanding military.
@THE GUSS REPORT-Government is great at snatching failure from the jaws of success, isn’t it?
GELFAND’S WORLD--It’s that time of year when two minor states take over all the news. Who is Iowa going to support for the Democratic presidential nominee?
GUEST WORDS-It is not easy driving a taxi in Los Angeles. The city is expensive to live in, our gas prices continue to increase, and we all know how difficult it is to get around. But what makes it even harder for taxi drivers is that the city government is acting like they want our industry to die.
ALPERN AT LARGE--True to form, and as I've stated in a recent CityWatch article, President Donald Trump continues to poke the other side, and encourages calls for his ouster, and House Representative Adam Schiff continues to be unprofessional, and appears to be doing his best (unwittingly so, of course) to ensure Trumps’ political survival.
GUEST COMMENTARY--In the midst of a tumultuous ideological divorce, it’s best to leave the kids out of it.
FORCING THE ISSUE-On September 20, 2019, the Aids Health Care Foundation filed a California Public Records Act (CPRA) petition against the city of Los Angeles — just four days after receiving a characteristically inadequate denial from the Office of the Mayor.
PLANNING WATCH-Top-down, trickle-down proposals to build our way out of worsening climate, traffic, and homeless crises are metastasizing right-before our eyes.