November 29, 2009

Los Angeles, Mexico: FAILED CITY?

Posted by D.A. King at 10:38 pm - Email the author   Print This Post Print This Post  

L.A. Weekly

Why L.A. can’t find work

…But one issue with new job openings is training and preparation: L.A. has about 800,000 people — nearly the population of San Francisco — living below the official poverty line. Nearly 40 percent of Angelenos can’t even read at an eighth-grade level….