You're pal just flat-lined after a night of prodigious partying. And you're afraid to call 911 because you've done some of that illicit partying too.
A new law that takes effect Jan. 1 will allow you to do the right thing -- call for help -- without fear of being prosecuted for minor drug violation ... More >>
Sandra Fluke, the activist Rush Limbaugh once called a prostitute because she said her Catholic law school, Georgetown, should offer free birth control for women, is in L.A. today.
She's the headliner at a City Hall rally organized by a group called the Action. What do they want? An end to tax brea ... More >>
Please explain to us how L.A.'s own version of Berkeley, a town once ruled by ultra-lefty Tom Hayden and is band of merry pranksters called Santa Monicans for Renters Rights, has turned into a an Amish village where the local government is up your arse with just about everything you do there?
It wa ... More >>
Los Angeles anti-gang activist Alex Sanchez, who's still sitting in jail and facing federal charges for allegedly living a double life as a "shot caller" with the notorious MS-13 gang, will get another bail hearing on Wednesday.Anti-gang expert Alex Sanchez‚ÄčU.S. District Judge Manuel Real had prev ... More >>
Tom Hayden has been one of the gutsiest politicians in California, whether you like him or not. I've always admired him for that. It's not surprising to see that Hayden alone, so far among local civic leaders, is asking an obvious question also raised by my piece in L.A. Weekly today: isn't Bill Bra ... More >>
Jane Fonda and husband Tom Hayden, with their son Troy, en route to vote near their home in Santa Monica in the California primary. Hayden had challenged incumbent Democratic Senator John V. Tunney but lost. Tunney was defeated the following November by Republican candidate S.I. Hayakawa.LA Times/UC ... More >>
By Daniel HeimpelA couple weeks back I asked L.A. gang czar Rev. Jeff Carr, who were the people doling out millions of dollars in taxpayer funds to largely untested non-profits who will try to prevent kids from joining gangs. Carr told me, in broad outlines, the kind of people who were on the govern ... More >>
Two nights after Barack Obama's election, as the Sean Hannitys and Rush Limbaughs braced for the Red Terror, an animated, inter-faith gathering took place at Pasadena's All Saints Church. There, peace activist Tom Hayden joined Leo Baeck Temple Rabbi Emeritus Leonard Beerman, the Muslim Public Aff ... More >>