Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This


5,000 UTLA Teachers March to Protest Budget Cuts

LAist relies on your reader support, not paywalls.
Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today.

Taking aim at state politicians and local school administrators, thousands of teachers took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles last night to protest budget cuts and the looming threat of teacher layoffs. For at least three hours, the streets were clad with red shirts, the official color of the United Teachers of Los Angeles union. Here's how it looked...