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Turning Point in LA: Is the Tail Wagging the Dog?

Upzoning? – Up Yours!

Smoke and Mirrors or Lies and Myths?

Assemblymembers convene during the final day of the legislative session at the state Capitol in Sacramento on Sept. 14, 2023. Photo by Rahul Lal for CalMatters


That’s a wrap for CA Legislature

Scandal Happened on Mike Feuer’s Watch

The Future of the Los Angeles Times?

Twofer Tuesday


Local Chaos & Control

Second Street tunnel in downtown Los Angeles, 99 years old and counting.

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Why Healthy Forests Mean Fewer Pandemics

Global Warming Did The Unthinkable

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and Kosovo’s Prime Minister Albin Kurti 


Ukraine: Which Way Out?


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Ukraine’s Bandera Itch

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Bonnie Metcalf suffers from sarcoidosis, an inflammatory disease, and takes cannabis products to ease the pain. Photo by Rahul Lal for CalMatters

420 FILE

Sister Tanya, the superior for the Missionaries of Charity at the Gift of Peace convent in Washington, D.C., looks out the door on Aug. 31, 2016, days before Mother Teresa was canonized as a saint on Sept. 4, 2016. Photo: Nikki Kahn Washington Post


Waging Peace in an Uncertain World

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The ENABLERS Act:  Is the American Bar Association’s Opposition to Transparency in Financial Transactions Warranted?

IN THE SENATE - H.R. 5525 of the 117th Congress is the ENABLERS Act—an acronym for Establishing New Authorities for Businesses Laundering and Enabling Risks to Security.

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CityWatch DC Interviews America’s Top Military Analyst

DC DISPATCH – (This interview was conducted in 2020 before the untimely death of my husband Anthony Schinella, aka Spooky.

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Dear Mullah Hibatullah Akhundzada

You may be counting the hours and minutes until August 31, 2021, but a word of caution in what you wish for.

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