#California

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

    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
    Citizenship

    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
    FeatureFood & Hunger

    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

  • Article: Wildfires, Refugees, and Religious Ceremonies: 12 Powerful Photos from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    Wildfires, Refugees, and Religious Ceremonies: 12 Powerful Photos from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 16, 2018

    See communities persist in the face of displacement and climate disaster. Read more

  • Article: 15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change
    Environment

    15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 12, 2018

    The death toll has reached 31 and the fires are not yet fully contained. Read more

  • Video: This 'Disease of Poverty' Is on the Rise Across Major US Cities
    Health

    This 'Disease of Poverty' Is on the Rise Across Major US Cities

    Oct. 22, 2018|Voice of America

    Public health officials say homelessness is making the problem worse. Read more

  • Article: California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants
    Environment

    California Is the First State to Stop Offering Plastic Straws in Restaurants

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2018

    The ban goes into effect in January 2019. Read more

  • Article: California Vows to Have 100% Renewable Energy by 2045
    Environment

    California Vows to Have 100% Renewable Energy by 2045

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2018

    The Golden State is the fifth largest economy in the world. Read more