Stories by Bill Raden

Bill Raden is a freelance writer in Los Angeles.  subscribe to Bill Raden's feed

Posted on: May 19, 2017, Source: Capital and Main

“What is really the benefit of this – not just to these people, but to the whole community?”

Posted on: Jun 1, 2016, Source: Capital and Main

Oakland, California, is the below-the-radar model to drain the public schools of their funding.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2014, Source: Capital and Main

What's happening in tiny Adelanto, California, is symbolic of the battle between defenders of public schools and those who want to privatize education.

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: Capital and Main

The employment practices of California-based Taylor Farms reflect a labor outsourcing trend in which temporary workers -- some of whom have worked 10 years -- are vulnerable.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2014, Source: Capital and Main

Why is a doctoral-level electrical engineer litigating to strip state teachers of almost 100 years of legal protections?

Posted on: Feb 10, 2014, Source: Capital and Main

Court testimony shows the LAUSD schools chief siding with those who are suing the district. Could the push for privatization be the reason why?

Posted on: Nov 19, 2013, Source: Frying Pan News

It’s official: America has entered a retirement crisis—according to Forbes, “the greatest retirement crisis in the history of the world.”