People of Mexican origin in California rarely tire of pointing out: "It was the border that moved, not us."
Los Angeles' vast array of zoning overlays and local zoning conditions make little difference in actual land use decisions and investments.
Southern California's landscape provided the setting for three critical court cases that reveal the ability of the law to cleave efforts toward equal rights.
In Los Angeles County, children who are of color and low income disproportionately live in the areas with the highest levels of obesity and the worst access to parks and schools fi
All Americans are indebted to the actions of Gonzalo and Felicitas Mendez, and four other Santa Ana families, who challenged segregation in local schools.
The Goldhirsh Foundation has embarked on an initiative to build a blueprint for the future Los Angeles.