San Bernardino: Broken

San Bernardino is the poorest city of its size in California, mired in its fourth year of bankruptcy. Industries left, the middle class shrank, the working poor struggle to rise and the destitute fall. Yet there are people in San Bernardino who work tirelessly to resurrect the city for the next generations. Although their paths are different, their trajectories meet at the same question: Can San Bernardino be saved?

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Shot by Liz O. Baylen

Role: editor

Product of Mexico

One of five video stories for Product of Mexico, a Los Angeles Times investigation.

On a prosperous path from Mexican fields to U.S. tables, a boom in farm exports has enriched growers and retailers and benefited consumers. But for thousands of agricultural workers south of the border, it is a life of exploitation and hardship. 

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Shot by Don Bartlett

Role: editor

A Soldier's Wife

When Tom Woods came home from Iraq, the war came with him. First of three in a series by the Los Angeles Times on PTSD, and its effects on soldiers.

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Shot by Rick Loomis

Role: editor