Elizabeth Leatherman

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UCLA Frat Says No One Wore Blackface At 'Kanye Western' Party

Multiple media reports say students wore blackface, but no photos have emerged to prove it.<p>A fraternity at the University of California, Los Angeles says no one wore blackface to a recent "Kanye Western" themed party that sparked protests on campus last week.<p>UCLA's chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon …

University of California

Hollywood’s New Dr. Feelgoods

Doctors in L.A. are bending over backwards to cater to celebrities, and it may be costing the patients their lives.<p>Before she OD’d on prescription …

California’s Cruel Custody Law

A 13-year-old finds herself trapped by her government’s rule of law.<p>Allie Harwell is almost 13 years old, I have known her since she was 9. I was her …

Bernie Sanders exclusive: “I never wanted to be a part of such a soulless politics”

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>Democracy is been rendered dysfunctional, Sanders writes, when billionaires buy elections and voting is restricted<p>Bernie Sanders<p>October 11, 2015 2:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Outsider in the House”<p>When people say I am too serious, I take it as a compliment. I have always …

Middle-class

Tiny flies create zombie honeybees that take night flights, then die

Call them "The Buzzing Dead."<p>Honeybees are being threatened by tiny flies that lead them to lurch and stagger around like zombies. The afflicted bees often make uncharacteristic night flights, sometimes buzzing around porch lights before dying.<p>Well-documented on the West Coast, some zombie-bee …

Bernie Sanders on Guns, Drones, TPP and Vice President Joe Biden

Sen. Bernie Sanders sat down with NBC’s Chuck Todd for a wide-ranging interview that aired Sunday on “Meet the Press.” During the interview, Sanders suggested his “consistency” on issues was a major selling point against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential …

Here’s Bernie Sanders Response When ‘Meet the Press’ Host Asks If He’s a Capitalist

When “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd asked Democratic presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders point blank if he was a capitalist, the Vermont senator had a straightforward response — no.<p>Todd pressed Sanders on his political philosophy during Sunday’s NBC show as the self-identified socialist …

Perfect Pumpkin Pie

Fall is supposedly here in Santa Barbara, but with temperatures in the triple digits, one would never guess Autumn is technically in full swing. Never-the-less, it's my husband's birthday today and every year for his birthday, he requests one of three desserts: carrot cake, strawberry shortcake or …

Dessert

How an Afrofuturist Black Panther could shake up the Marvel Universe - The Kernel

With superhero movies dominating Hollywood for the foreseeable future, the phrase “franchise fatigue” has become increasingly familiar. After last …