An Uber driver checks the directions on his phone.

Freelance Nation

With the rise of the super-temp, comes the increase income inequality. What happens when half the workforce are gig workers? SoCal Connected follows an Uber driver who lost his job and is struggling to support his family as an independent contractor. 

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Out of Bounds

One of the nation's top high school athletes was on a path to the NFL, but instead became the poster child for what's wrong with L.A.'s mental Health system. SoCal Connected documents the life and times of Dorsey High's Antonio Carrion.

  • 2018-10-16T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-16T18:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-17T22:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-18T04:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-18T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-20T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-21T12:00:00-07:00
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Divide and Conquer

Gerrymandering is one of the most effective tools to manipulate an election and guarantee a win. Socal Connected profiles how some local governments have used political borders to dilute minorities' power, and what is being done about it.

  • 2018-10-23T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-23T18:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-24T22:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-25T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-27T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-28T12:00:00-07:00
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Blood Money

A look at the profiteering behind two of America's fastest growing diseases affecting millions of Californians.

  • 2018-10-30T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-30T18:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-10-31T22:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-11-01T04:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-11-01T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-11-03T05:30:00-07:00
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The News Blues

The LA Times may have found its savior in Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, but how will the other local newsrooms in LA be rescued? SoCal Connected reports on one of the craziest year for local news in Southern California. Premieres October 9th at 8:00pm.

  • 2018-11-06T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2018-11-07T21:00:00-08:00
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  • 2018-11-08T03:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-11-08T13:00:00-08:00
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  • 2018-11-10T04:30:00-08:00
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People Vs. Kiera Newsome

A local woman strives to prove her innocence behind bars. A team of local pro-bono lawyers and law students fight the odds to get her out.

  • 2018-11-13T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2018-11-13T17:00:00-08:00
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