James Preston Allen

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James Preston Allen is the founding publisher of Random Lengths News. He has been involved in the Los Angeles Harbor Area community for more than 40 years.

Social Media is the Real Fake News Source

Revelations expose that  Facebook, Google are used by Russian Trolls

By James Preston Allen, Publisher As the resident skeptic in this part of the great metropolis at the Port of Los Ange

Blind Allegiance is Not Patriotism

NFL players have as much right to protest as anyone else

 By James Preston Allen, Publisher I have been thinking lately that I should be reading a book on the fa

War of Words — from the Right

Your Second Amendment Ends at My First Amendment Rights’ Nose

By James Preston Allen, Publisher I have a long standing, if not ingrained interest in free speech. This fundamental

Building It Up – Tearing it Down

Buscaino fights windmills while Garcetti grandstands

By James Preston Allen, Publisher Two years ago, the City of Los Angeles woke up to the shocking realization that it had a homeless cri

Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Liberty

Charlottesville, white supremacy and Columbus —And you think it can’t happen here?

By James Preston Allen, Publisher Who would have thought that a Civil War statue of

Waterfront Conflicts

Ships, Trucks, Unions and Clean Air

By James Preston Allen, Publisher Not much crosses the waterfront in Southern California’s twin ports that isn’t in the jurisdictio

Word Has It

SpaceX coming to South West Marine, Marymount College moving out of San Pedro, Buscaino is courting Live Nation

By James Preston Allen, Publisher This past June, SpaceX s

Neighborhood Council Follies

Going Coastal, Using the Pledging Allegiance as a Wedge

By James Preston Allen, Publisher Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council’s July 10 agenda-setting meeting turned out to be a rowdy

Both Sides Miss the Point

Can we stop talking about insurance and start talking about medical care?

By James Preston Allen, Publisher Far and wide, we’ve all heard the Republicans’ Obamacare co

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