Could Straight-Talking City Councilman Herb Wesson Be L.A.’s Next Mayor?

Meet City Council president Herb Wesson, a political operative who tells it like it is

Why Doesn’t Skid Row Have a Neighborhood Council? Activists Sound Off in a New Exhibit

Zillionaires Against Humanity takes downtown power brokers to task
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How L.A. Is Prepping for the Rising Gray Tide

L.A.'s population is aging faster than ever, but the city is taking action to help make life easier for older people

The Non-Politico’s Guide to the March 5 Ballot

A who's who of candidates, plus what to know before you vote

How a Cofounder of the Derby Dolls Is Helping the L.A. Fire Department Recruit More Women

According to Rebecca Ninburg, balancing the scales is key

7 Important Lessons About Democracy to Be Learned from Hollywood Movies

For instance, "democracy is always coming apart"
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Eric Garcetti’s Instagram Photos will Be Put on Display in a DTLA Art Gallery

The "Mayor of Instagram" is using his amateur photography skills for a good cause
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Former Michiganders Are Getting Politically Active in Their Home State All the Way From L.A.

Comedy, Coney dogs, and an end to feeling useless in a Midterm election year
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Proposition 10 Bites the Dust

Voters reject California's rent control measure

Should Major Development in L.A. Be Discouraged?

This ballot measure asks voters to weigh in