Barr: Is L.A. County serious about educating homeless kids? Tuesday’s LACOE vote will tell us a lot
It’s no secret that homelessness has reached devastating levels in Los Angeles. The L.A. Times editorial board called the situation “a national disgrace” — and that was three years before COVID and the economic downturn exacerbated the emergency even further. But what some people don’t know or forget is that the crisis goes beyond public health,...
By Steve Barr | August 16, 2021