• AQMD Fails to Act on MHF Use

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Mark Friedman, RLN Contributor Opponents of the continued use of the toxic hydrofluoric acid at Torrance PBF and Valero refineries had little impact at the latest is a series of public hearings regarding unsafe conditions at the facilities. The South Coa

    Read More
  • Rep. Ted Lieu for reelection.

    Ted Lieu Rising

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]

    Second-term representative brings strength, power to Southland

    By Sara Corcoran, Washington, D.C. Columnist Taking over Henry Waxman’s job was no easy undertaking. With 40 years as a U.S. representative and one of the most pow

    Read More
  • Carson Mayor Ordered to Leave Water Board, Refuses

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Lyn Jensen, Carson Reporter Carson Mayor Albert Robles still refuses to surrender either of two elected offices — on the Water Replenishment District board of directors and the Carson City Council — despite a judge’s ruling that he’s violating st

    Read More
  • We Stand with Jeannine Pearce.

    Sex, Lies and Recall

    [vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]

    Business versus Labor Champion: The power struggle behind efforts to recall Jeannine Pearce in Long Beach

    By Melina Paris, Staff Writer There are many stories to tell about the former Navy port city of Long Beach, known as the “Iowa by the Sea

    Read More
  • May Day Coalition in L.A.: Together We Fight Back

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

    The May 1st march and rally demands protection for all workers, calls on Immigration and Customs Enforcement to stop family separations and raids, and urges all Angelenos to get involved.

    Together We Fight Back is an invitation for all Angelenos to take to the streets at Read More

  • Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

    On April 26, the YWCA in San Pedro is hosting informational meeting regarding human trafficking and exploitation. Among the panel of speakers who will be presenting and answering questions on this pressing 21st century issue, inclu

    Read More
  • Talk on Surviving Capitalism in the Trump Era at Occidental College

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Economist Richard Wolff returns to Los Angeles to discuss the divisive crisis of capitalism under President Donald Trump and to outline better solutions. Author of Capitalism’s Crisis Deepens: Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown and Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism.   Time

    Read More
  • White Point Nature Preserve Honors Earth Day

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Joan Nielsen, RLn Contributing Writer Walk around winding trails over three acres, breathing in the wonderful scents of native plants like sages and poppies and lilac verbena, all the while reading descriptions of these blooms, butterflies and local birds. The Wh

    Read More
  • Urban Farms

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

    Building Intimacy and Connection One Garden at a Time

    By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Feed and Be Fed is the organization that manages the garden on 6th Street in San Pedro.  Originally, it was managed by the Garden Church — in fact

    Read More
  • Trump’s Dark Shadow on Earth Day

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor From rolling back regulations to silencing scientists and opening up public lands for private exploitation, the Trump administration’s attacks on the environment are unprecedented in the modern era. Just pulling out of the  2015 Pari

    Read More
1 3 4 5 165