Our coverage of issues, trends and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.

Why California Is Factoring in Historical Social Injustice in the Vaccine Rollout

Newsom to Impose Sweeping New Stay-at-Home Order as COVID-19 Rates Soar

If There Aren’t Enough Vaccines for All Health Care Workers in California, Which Doctors, Nurses or Aides Will Get It First?

Recuerde, no es un toque de queda: La nueva orden de quedarse en casa sigue provocando polémica

As COVID-19 Tore Through Central Valley Prison, Officials Failed to Tighten Staffing Rules

With COVID-19 Concerns, Anxious Families Eye In-Home Senior Care

Thousands of Homeless People Were Placed in Hotels Due to COVID-19. Now, Many Are Homeless Again

California Turned Over an Incarcerated Firefighter to ICE. Lawmakers Urge Newsom to End the Practice

UC Berkeley Removes Names From 2 More Buildings With Racist Namesakes