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Rose McGowan: “I Stand with Charlotte Kirk”

The activist and author weighs in on a Hollywood scandal that she says sounds all too familiar
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After the Pandemic, Fostering Pets Should Be the New Normal

As Angelenos stayed safer at home, many invited animals to join them—and it’s made a big positive impact  
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Donald Trump’s Politics of White Fear Have Roots in Southern California

From the Claremont Institute’s apocalyptic rhetoric to Stephen Miller’s anti-immigration fervor, the right-wing's most controversial messaging has a long legacy in the region
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The Fall of Councilman Jose Huizar Isn’t Only Astounding. It’s Disappointing

A journalist who’s covered the District 14 councilman’s political career since the beginning laments a political mess
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Where Do We File Flawed Classics Like ‘Gone with the Wind’?

The 1939 Oscar winner may be racist and clumsy, but it's still a work of art rather than a statue in a town square

A Look Back at the Annie Leibovitz-Disney Collab That Still Has Us Asking Questions

In 2007, the legendary photographer began shooting celebs as Disney characters and the results were never not...interesting
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What I Saw at the Revolution: A First-Person Account of the L.A. Protests

A native Angeleno's misadventures on the front lines of a movement that was generations in the making
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What I Saw from the Midst of the Looting in Santa Monica

One writer offers his personal account of being on the ground as vandalism and looting spread though Santa Monica on Sunday
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Opinion: Why the Wealthy Should Want a Bernie Presidency

Producer Gavin Polone is rich. Here’s why he’s feeling the Bern

The Day Cancel Culture Was Canceled

A journalist's tweet on the day Kobe died—and the fallout that followed—signaled that the era of blanket cancelation is over