In the News Fall 2018

Pollution May Diminish Thinking Skills  Anyone who has been to Beijing has been alarmed with the thick smog in which you can barely see anything in front of you.  A large new study suggests a link between air pollution and adverse effects on math and language skills....

In the News Late Spring 2018

Turmoil in the Newpaper Business     At the Los Angeles Times, bitter complaints against its owner (Tronc) led to the sale of the LAT to billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong.  Conflict intensified when the New York Times ran major stories on April 7, 12, and 22 about...

In the News Spring 2018

Repeal the Second Amendment  Many are tired of hearing people say “I support the 2nd Amendment, however….”  Former supreme court judge says it is a relic of the 18th century and we should just get rid of it entirely.  An Op-Ed in the LAT makes the same case. The...

May 2018 Events

The Progressives of South Orange County May meeting will feature environmental attorney Mike Levin,  candidate for CA 49.  Tuesday, May 8, Banquet Room of Agostinos by the Sea, 34700 Coast Highway, Capo Beach 92624. Dinner and Socializing, 5:30-7,  Meeting starts at...