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California “Berning” for Ro Khanna to Chair its Delegation to DNC

By Norman Solomon The Democratic Party is at a crossroads in California, where Bernie Sanders defeated Joe Biden in...

Random Letters: 6-25-20

The Last AT LENGTH  I enjoyed your last column . The history it contained was timely with our...

Trumpism: A Viral Metaphor

One nation divided by liberty and justice for some It has never been more apparent in my lifetime just...

California’s Long Plague May Just Be Starting

State and local leadership is much better than most — but that’s not going to be enough As the...


Two Black leaders of the CFT, with long histories of fighting for racial equity, say they could not help being profoundly moved by the murder itself, and the outpouring of rage in response

In the Spirit of Clarity

By James Thebaut On May 29th Random Lengths published a "review of "Beyond the Brink: California’s Watershed"...

LGBTQ Organizations Unite in Calling for Transformational Change in Policing

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, along with more than 400 other civil rights organizations including LGBTQ organizations, outlined critical steps ranging from demilitarizing law enforcement to ending qualified immunity that must be taken at the federal level to end police brutality and create accountability.

California “Berning” for Ro Khanna to Chair the State’s Delegation to Democratic National Convention

In recent days, over 110 Sanders delegates -- just elected in “virtual caucuses” across the state -- have signed a statement calling for Congressman Ro Khanna to be the chair of California’s delegation to the Democratic National Convention in mid-August.

Random Letters: 6-11-20

More Solutions, Less Complainin’ The following is meant to be one of the solutions to the problem of...

LAPD Chief Should ‘Re-Retire’ After Absurd Race Reveal

Moore is paid hundreds of thousands of dollars per year to not only lead the LAPD but also avoid doing stupid things like this. He is paid to know the score, be in the right place at the right time and do the right thing, as it were

Vigan’s Public Market: The Commons in the Hands of Farmers and the Poor

Walking through the public markets of the Philippines, I can see a way that people have been able to institutionalize public markets, keeping their people-serving purpose intact.

Budget Cuts, Priorities

By June Burlingame Smith Dear Joe :  What I didn’t say the other day, and should...

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Sails have begun. Explore the Long Beach Harbor on a Tall Ship!

The goal is to raise environmental awareness that leads to personal action to reduce marine plastic pollution and human impacts to our local coastline and its marine organisms with engaging bilingual (Spanish) materials and trained bilingual (Spanish) docents.

TRUMP, INC. What the Trump Campaign Is Up To on YouTube (Hint: It Involves Aliens, Bin Laden and Ivanka)

The president’s most recent sit-down interview? As it happens, it occurred last week on “Triggered,” a YouTube program hosted by his namesake son.

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