Dick Price: It was overkill, every bit of it—the grunt, the huge swing, the twisting hips, the spray of perspiration, even the unsteady lumbering back toward the middle.
This past August 13th, a scintillating panel of experts discussed the looming reproductive justice crisis occasioned by the efforts to curtail women’s access to abortions that’s going on around the country.
Dick Price: Prospects for my recovery are strong. The doctor who examined me after my last radiation treatment Monday said, caught and treated this early, they never see my kind of tonsil cancer return. “Never,” he said.
Dick Price: Yes, in that third platoon — my platoon — differences were overlooked and cross-racial ties were formed, especially when a black lieutenant was in charge.
Dick Price: Positive conditions for learning and safety do not exist when Black students are disproportionately subject to contact with law enforcement.
Dick Price: The forum at Ward AME Church in South LA promised to be, could have been, should have been a real mano-a-mano, gloves-off discussion between current one-term incumbent Sheriff Jim McDonnell and retired Sheriff’s Lieutenant Alex Villanueva.
ir Force Brigadier General E. John Teichert, newly installed commander of the 412th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, has been accused of operating an online ministry that promotes his particular brand of Evangelical Christianity to base troops, contractors, and civilian employees. The site, known as PLUS—or Prayer at Lunchtime for the United States—“denigrated LGBT […]
Dick Price: There are younger Republican officeholders and their functionaries who might be affected by a boatload of bananas, if they’re thinking of continuing their political careers. They’re going to be saddled with their support — or nonopposition — for Trump down the road.
To put a human face on these rent control issues issues, Kate Clark interviewed five Pasadena and Glendale residents, whose lives have been impacted by rising rents and the struggle to hold onto affordable housing.
Dick Price: Police surveillance—collecting and monitoring information about individuals by the government—has been with us a long time. Who can forget Cointelpro?” But today’s technology makes surveillance orders of magnitude more invasive, catching up many more people.
Dick Price: But as we were all saddened by Irene’s passing, two women were hit hardest—her mother and her daughter.
Dick Price: To help voters sort through the 13 candidates vying to represent this Los Angeles district, community activists organized a candidates forum featuring 8 candidates that drew a packed-house audience of more than 200.
Dick Price: Too regularly, a particular shooting will rise above the noise, catching our attention because of who got shot or how many were killed or, increasingly, if some part of the carnage was captured on film.