Justin Chapman

Stories by Justin Chapman

The Good Fight

Remembering the life and times of lifelong progressive activist Marvin Schachter

Author André Coleman , Justin Chapman Date 02/19/2015
The more things change ...

Pasadena’s mayor apologizes for city’s racial slight nearly six decades ago, and Joan Williams finally gets to ride in the Rose Parade, but both she and her story were mostly ignored during live broadcasts

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/08/2015
Justice on Parade

Nearly six decades after being snubbed by the city for being black, Miss Crown City 1958 is finally riding in the Rose Parade

Author Justin Chapman Date 12/24/2014
Masking the Truth

Chip Jacobs and William J. Kelly uncover the deadly details of China’s smog crisis in ‘The People’s Republic of Chemicals’

Author Justin Chapman Date 12/18/2014
A Question of Loyalty

JPL employees with dual citizenship say NASA ‘inappropriately’ questioned their allegiance to the US

Author Justin Chapman Date 11/20/2014
Life and Death

Recent food stamp cuts add to the strain on already struggling local families  

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/26/2014
Environmental Ennui

More people than ever rank the environment low among their concerns

Author Justin Chapman Date 04/17/2013
Addicted to writing

Prolific Jerry Stahl releases a flurry of fiction exploring the ‘maniacal workings of an addicted brain’

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/13/2013
Forever young

Winning the battle over some of the unwanted consequences of aging

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/27/2012
'Occupy' everything

New Occupy group set to hold two protests against corporate personhood and political influence

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/19/2012
'Warrior' artist

Controversial and prolific artist Betye Saar comes home

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/19/2012
Think ahead

How to avoid illnesses, even without health insurance

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/19/2012
Re-carving Pasadena

Separate task forces consider City Council and school board district boundaries

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/12/2012
War is delicious

Pasadena merchants vie for customers looking to celebrate some old favorites

Author Justin Chapman , Kevin Uhrich Date 01/12/2012
Working up to working out

Getting into shape the old-fashioned way

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/12/2012