Boyle Heights faces a new twist on an old problem: can people gentrify the neighborhood where they grew up?
The fashion industry squares off against a legion of Gen Zers with webcams.
Explore the economic power of Gen Z–from their bedroom closets to car showrooms–to see what sets them apart from their predecessors.
It’s always awkward when kids I know come in as customers. The underlying context is clear: Instead of being out having a good time on a Saturday night, I’m at work, serving them.
We never really talked about it, but I grew up knowing that my family would not be able to help…
“Back when my sister had an after-school job, she kept all the money for herself. I have to use my paycheck to help with groceries and rent.”
I’ve always seen moving out on my own as a marker of adulthood, but for me, the cost outweighs the benefits.
Like you, we are frustrated, confused and dismayed by the seemingly intractable problem of homelessness in our city. Like you, we want answers — and change.
The highest minimum wage in the nation just went into effect in Oakland, California. Youth Radio’s Savannah Robinson asks what that means for young people here and across the nation.