Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Wednesday, April 26, and here’s what’s happening across California:
The riots this time
Nearly 6 out of 10 Angelenos think another riot is likely in the next five years, increasing for the first time after two decades of steady decline, according to a Loyola Marymount University poll of Los Angeles residents that has been taken every five years after the 1992 disturbances. That’s higher than any...