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COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSNEW THEATER REVIEWSSTAGE FEATURE on [title of show] and Dani GirlNEW REVIEW GO BONES â€‹Photo by Craig Schwartz Childhood sexual abuse may no longer be the unmentionable topic it once was, but that hasn't lessened its horror or salved the terrible scars borne by its v ... More >>
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FILM is this week's Pick of the Week. Photo by Darrett Sanders Failing Better The Absurdists' convention Local playwright Patrick McGowan's new play, Film, has no right to be as good as it is. The central character is the late theater director Alan Schneider (Bill Robens) -- known for stagi ... More >>
Antonio’s call to the faithful
Going for broke in the race to replace Goldberg in the 45th Assembly District
Is Mayor V betraying his old-time union allies? Or rescuing L.A.’s troubled public school system? Whatever the answer, he faces the biggest risks of his political career.
Future: Last chance for our theater
School board passes A–G requirement
Grassroots advocates for public schools are raising their voices — and getting heard
Repetition in politics, news, big business and human suffering
Who are you voting for and why?
For MoveOn’s Wes Boyd and Joan Blades, politics begins and ends at home
The Aguilars face money problems, bad grades and near-constant arguing about Luis’ future
The Coalition for Educational Justice is fighting generations of neglect with a secret weapon — students
Taking back America, one conference at a time
Talking weight gain and liver damage with Super Size Mes Morgan Spurlock
Can Karl Rove help this man find his way?
Classroom aide who overcame cerebral palsy could lose job under school reform
Excerpts from an editorial-board interview with Arianna Huffington
Screen-door Jesus and a zero dropout rate