Columnists Opinion

Affordable housing desperately needed in South L.A.

Imagine living in a rent-controlled affordable housing unit that you and your family have called home for years. One day, you come home to find a notice that your rent will soon double because a protection that safeguards low-income families is gone. Unfortunately, this scenario isn’t fictional but rather a growing reality for thousands of Read More…

Columnists Health Health Matters Opinion West Edition

HEALTH MATTERS: Survivor offers straight talk about prostate cancer

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that prostate is the number one cancer risk for men and the second-leading cause of cancer-related death in men. According to the Prostate Health Education Network Inc., in 2015, an estimated 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer were diagnosed in the United States, and nearly 27,540 men Read More…