Erin Aubry Kaplan

Writer / Journalist





A Decade of Black Lives Matter


The Existential Erosion of Black Los Angeles


The MAGAfication of California’s Largest School District


If At First You Don’t Secede


The Agonizing Reality Confronting the Post-Civil Rights Generation




For Black Mayors, Any Sign of Imperfection Means The Ax



Opinion | The Power of the Muted Reaction to Derek Chauvin’s Sentencing


Opinion | How I Finally Managed to Connect to the American Flag


Opinion | I’m Black. I Thought White Feminism Would Keep Abortion Safe.







My Love Affair With AM Radio


Mourning My White Husband in the Age of Trump


Saving Public Education Isn’t About Idealism, but Survival



My Piece of the American Id


Black Empowerment Outside the Headlines



Op-Ed: The undeniable loss of ‘my Macy’s


Op-Ed: Kamala Harris’ vice presidential run is a campaign to be America’s second Black president


Op-Ed: Hal Miller kept a key piece of L.A.’s black history alive. Now he’s gone




Welome to Inglewood -- Leave Your Aspirations Behind

The King of Compton

Freedom Rider

Unsocial Studies


Red Canary

Black Lives, Blue Matter

The People’s Art



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Shino Arihara Illustration


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