In America, conflict drives almost everything. And unless you are throwing drinks, cussing somebody out, or fighting on an airplane, social media and popular culture could care less about your existence.
Before Americans go running off to Europe to fight for democracy over there, we should probably shore up its firm foundations in this country first. That starts with securing the right to vote.
Will someone step up to save ArcLight's Cinerama Dome?
When George Gascón was running for the Los Angeles County DA, he promised to "reform our justice system so it works for everyone."
In a city with far too much traffic, with too many cars carrying just one person, you would think a mass transportation system would be embraced, right?
Remember the bullet train? This is a project the voters thought they wanted, but if they’re still paying attention, it’s clear there isn’t anywhere near enough money to complete this project. And in the great California tradition, the red tape is strangling it.