John Trudell

Remembering John Trudell’s Legacy

Published on January 8th, 2016 | by Reporters Desk

John Trudell Feb. 15, 1946 – Dec. 8, 2015 By Paul Burton, Guest Columnist “We are a spirit, we are a natural part of the earth, and all of our ancestors, all of our relations who [&hellip... Read More


China Shipping

Activists Urge Council to Restore Port Oversight

Published on December 25th, 2015 | by Reporters Desk

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor Plaintiffs in the China Shipping lawsuit accused the Port of Los Angeles of breaking the law and called for new oversight structures to be put into place at a city council [&hellip... Read More

At Length


Crisis, Conflict, Resolution

Published on December 25th, 2015 | by Reporters Desk

Public-Interest Journalism Key to Saving a Diverse and Vibrant City By James Preston Allen, Publisher In every crucible where there are actors with competing interests, there is conflict. Without conflict there can be no resolution, let [&hellip... Read More



An Irregular, Not Quite Random, Retrospective

Published on December 25th, 2015 | by Reporters Desk

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor, and Erik Kongshaug, Former Editor Thirty-five years is an eternity in the news business. When Random Lengths was launched, during Jimmy Carter’s presidency, there was no cable news, no Internet and [&hellip... Read More



The Epic: A Homecoming Show

Published on December 25th, 2015 | by Reporters Desk

By Melina Paris,  Music Columnist The show started one hour late. Maybe it was jet lag from a just-concluded world tour or that he was on crutches. Yet, the moment saxophonist Kamasi Washington and his 29-piece [&hellip... Read More



Star Fisheries Workers Strike before Christmas

Published on December 18th, 2015 | by RLn Staff

By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor   About 30 Star Fisheries’ drivers represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 572 went on strike a minute after midnight on Dec. 18. Steve Badger, the Teamsters Union Local 572 [&hellip... Read More



Two Shipping Giants Might Merge

Published on December 16th, 2015 | by Reporters Desk

By Richard Knee, Maritime Reporter A possible merger of two cargo-shipping titans whose container ships call at the Port of Los Angeles has maritime unions fearing job losses, and exporters and importers worrying about service-quality levels, [&hellip... Read More

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