Rebecca Gross: Loraine is incredibly impressive – she’s an astrophysicist, a CSUN professor, a mom of three kids, and amongst all of this, she is also a long-time activist who lives by progressive values.
Rebecca Gross: Community involvement among parents, students, and UTLA allies made much more possible this round of negotiations, all with students in mind. This is a victory for UTLA, but also for unions and collective bargaining everywhere.
Rebecca Gross: Teachers on the picket line emphasized that more than anything, the strike is more about educational quality for students than it is about anything else.
Rebecca Gross: Carrey ditches the screen for a sketchbook and markers, producing intricate and compelling cartoons that emulate the contemporary moment.