#California

  • Article: This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    This Student Inspired California's New Law Banning Lunch Shaming

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 15, 2019

    When Ryan Kyote fought against his school’s lunch debt policy, his governor listened. Read more

  • Article: 6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 9, 2019

    Eliminating the cash bail system does not mean that communities will become less safe. Read more

  • Article: June Was So Hot, Mussels Cooked to Death in Their Shells

    June Was So Hot, Mussels Cooked to Death in Their Shells

    By Sushmita Roy|July 2, 2019

    Last month was the hottest month ever recorded on Earth, affecting vulnerable people worldwide. Read more

  • Article: California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'

    California Will Soon Be the First US State to Ban 'Hair Discrimination'

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The proposed bill highlights the disproportionate effect of hair discrimination on people of color. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    By Sushmita Roy|April 29, 2019

    The plan, if executed, will increase air, water, and noise pollution. Read more

  • Article: 3 Reasons Why the LA Teachers' Strike Is a Big Deal

    3 Reasons Why the LA Teachers' Strike Is a Big Deal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 15, 2019

    Protesters are calling on California to support equal education. Read more

  • Article: The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments

    The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 20, 2018

    These stunning images reflect the year's ups and downs, but give us hope for 2019. Read more

  • Feature: Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest

    Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 21, 2018

    4.9 million people in the state that feeds the US and the world are going hungry. Read more