Los Angeles

Los Angeles is home to the LA Progressive. Here is what's happening in this, the second most populated city in the United States.

Let’s Put Voting Machines in In-N-Out Burger

Fixing Voter Turnout

-+*Joe Mathews: The very thing that makes politics and governance in L.A. so confusing—all the different governments and elections in 88 cities, 150 or so school districts, and hundreds of special districts—makes this a great place for experimenting.

Dying Communities, Forgotten Memories

Dying Communities

-+*Rudy Acuna: A community allows us to build strategies for analysis, for action and for change. Examining political and economic factors from the concrete base of the community allows for development of more effective strategies for change.

Did Michelle Get the Wrong LAPD Guests?

Captain Phil Tingirides

-+*Cheryl Dorsey: While crime may be down in the Jordan Downs Project and community relations maybe improved, we need to understand another important role Captain Tingirides and his wife played in the LAPD.

The “Cleaning Up” of Venice

Cleaning Up Venice

-+*Deb LaShever: LA City is wasting hundreds of thousands of dollars to criminalize and harass unhoused people. This does not solve anything!