CHARLOTTE LAWS Ph.D. - DREAM AND ACHIEVE TOGETHER
ELECTION 2012: CALIFORNIA CHICKEN RUNS FOR VICE PRESIDENT - Published October 24, 2012
SEAT FILLING FOR THE STARS: SITTING PRETTY OR SLAVE LABOR? - Published on August 22, 2012
MISS HOOKER BEAUTY PAGEANT: NAKED FACTS ABOUT WOMEN AND EQUALITY - Published April 4, 2012
HISTORY, HAPPINESS AND COLIN QUINN - Published March 19, 2012
REAL THOUGHTS ON FAKE LIVES - Published March 13, 2012
NATALIE PORTMAN'S $600 CARTON OF EGGS: THE BLACK SWAN AND THE CHICKEN - Published May 18, 2011
OPRAH, ME AND REALITY TV - Published June 26, 2010
CLOWNS, CASINOS AND MEN FULL OF CASH - Published February 17, 2010
IT'S MY PARTY AND I'LL CRASH IF I WANT TO - Published December 1, 2009.
RELIGION VS. THE SPRINKLER POLICE - Published in September 2009.
MICHAEL JACKSON AND MEDICAL PATERNALISM - Published in July 2009.
CLUELESS AT CITY HALL: FORECLOSURES AND TENANTS - Published in July 2009.
HOLD THE MSG: IT'S NOT RISK-FREE - Published in July 2009.
ADAM LAMBERT: DON'T WORRY, ELVIS WOULD HAVE LOST AMERICAN IDOL, TOO - Blog post, published on May 20, 2009.
ADAM LAMBERT AND THE PARTISAN DIVIDE - Published on May 17, 2009.
BANKS GET A BAILING GRADE - Published on April 22, 2009.
TO SAVE THE WORLD AND FIND A GOOD DINNER PARTY STORY - Submitted in February 2009. Application to the New York Times to travel to Africa with Columnist Nicolas Kristof. This essay with supposed to be biographical and also explain what the candidate would like to study while in Africa.
CLEAN MONEY: BETTER ELECTIONS - Published in February 2009.
WARNING TO DEMOCRATS: DON'T HOUSE AROUND - Published in August 2008.
VALLEY GLEN VOICE - Article about Density Bonus Ordinance - Published in April 2008.
STEPHEN COLBERT SMOKES OUT POLITICAL ICKINESS - Published in November 2007.
OPEN MEMO: DON'T MAKE A BAD LAW WORSE - Published in LA CityWatch on October 26, 2007 or see here.
CAUGHT IN A COMMUNITY COLLEGE STEREOTYPE - Published in October and November 2007.
GNOMES, SMILEY FACES AND THE LA GAY DEBATE - Published in August 2007.
CONFESSIONS OF AN ADOPTED CHILD - Published in August 2007.
DESPERATELY SEEKING DNA - Published in August 2007.
GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER? THE CONTROVERSIAL PETER SINGER - Published in June 2007
ELIMINATE CONSTITUENT CATEGORIES - Published in June 2007. Click here to see the article in CityWatch.
ARE YOU THE TERRORIST NEXT DOOR? - Published in January 2007.
ANALYSIS - DONE AUDIT: CHANGES SHOULD WAIT FOR NCRC - Published on January 5, 2007. Click here for City Watch website.
THE DIET OF DISTRACTION - Published in January 2007.
912 COMMISSION - Published in the fourth quarter 2006 issue of The Bridge.
EXAMINING USC's RESEARCH ON THE NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL SYSTEM - Published on January 4, 2007.
FINE-TUNING THE NC SYSTEM - Published in December 2006
ALL POLITICS IS LOCAL - Published on December 23, 2006 in the Los Angeles Times
DEMOCRACY CAN BE MUDDY - Published in December 2006 as a letter to the editor
PROPOSITION H: HOUSING HOCUS-POCUS - Published in November 2006
MY ADVENTURE PRESENTING ANIMAL RIGHTS PHILOSOPHY TO THE FBI - Published in May 2006.
HASTE, WASTE AND MAMMOTH MISCONCEPTIONS - Published April 2006. Letter to the editor. Newspaper.
TRUMP IN TINSELTOWN HANDPICKING THE APPRENTICE-BOUND - Published in March 2006.
ARM WRESTLING WITH DARWIN - Published in January 2006.
GOOD NEWS AND BAD NEWS ON THE ANIMAL FRONT - Written as a Blog post and published in December 2005.
CAUTION: YOU'RE ABOUT TO ENTER AN AFFORDABLE HOUSING ZONE - Published in December 2005.
ASSAULT ON THE AMERICAN HOMEOWNER - Published in December 2005.
L.A.'S PET PROJECT: BY THE NUMBERS - Written as a Blog post and published in November 2005.
MAYOR VILLARAIGOSA AND THE TRUTH ABOUT CATS AND DOGS - Published in October 2005.
RENT CONTROL REHAB FOR THE WELL-HEELED - Published in September 2005.
A FENCE IS NO OFFENSE. - Published in August 2005.
MUCH ADO ABOUT MANSIONIZATION? - Published in July/August 2005.
ANOTHER DOOMSDAY, ANOTHER DOLLAR: SHIFTING SCIENCE TOWARDS PEACE AND ECOLOGY - Published in May 2005.
GENTLEMEN PREFER BLOGS - Published in March 2005.
FROM DEMOCRACY TO OMNIOCRACY - Published in March 2005.
PATRIOTS AND PARROTS: IMPRISONING TONGUES IN AMERICA - Published in February 2005.
ANYBODY BUT HAHN? A MAYORAL CONVENTION FOR THE ANIMALS - Published in January 2005.
RELATING TO GOVERNMENT IN GREATER VALLEY GLEN - Greater Valley Glen Quarterly - No online edition.
THE SEX OFFENDER DATABASE: IS YOUR HOME AT THREAT LEVEL RED? Published in January 2005.
AND THE POWER OF SELF-MANIPULATION
Published in November 2004.
Writing L.A.'s Wrongs with a "No Kill" Shelter Proposal - Published in November and December 2004. Based on the Charlotte Laws "No Kill" Animal Shelter Proposal. Go to Full Proposal.
NOT ANOTHER POST-ELECTION ANALYSIS! - Published in November 2004.
L.A. TOO CONFIDENTIAL: HAHN AND STUCKEY IN A STICKY SITUATION - Published in October 2004.
"NAME" IS THE NAME OF THE GAME -Published October 2004.
CALIFORNIA'S CASINO CRAZE: CAN THE EAST BAY BEAT THE HOUSE? - Published August 2004.
REMOVING INTELLIGENCE FROM AMERICA - Published July and August 2004.
MANIA - Published July 2004.
THE NEW DEAL? Kerry & McCain - Published June 2004.
"A FEW BAD APPLES" OR "THE BAD SEED" OF CIRCUMSTANCE - Published June 2004.
CLICK HERE TO FIND ABOUT HAVING CHARLOTTE SPEAK AT YOUR EVENT AND TO REVIEW A LIST OF TOPICS AND HER RECENT SPEECHES
TWO NO-KILL ANIMAL
Final Proposal for the City of Los Angeles
and Final Proposal for Oakland, California -
Click to see the Outline
for the Los Angeles Proposal or the Outline
for the Oakland Proposal.
Private funding is needed for both projects; please contact Charlotte Laws if you would like to contribute. Click here to see the Preliminary Data for the City of Los Angeles shelter project.
Inclusionary Housing / Zoning Alternative Proposal for the City of Los Angeles - approved by the Council in August 2004 and presented to various City of L.A. officials and commissions. Not published in a newspaper or magazine.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF HER NEW COLUMN
CHARLOTTE IS A COLUMNIST FOR THE TOLUCAN TIMES - THE EDGY REPORT COLUMN JANUARY 2005, FEBRUARY 2005, MARCH 2005, APRIL 2005, MAY 2005, JUNE 2005, JULY 2005, AUGUST 2005, SEPTEMBER 2005, OCTOBER 2005, NOVEMBER 2005, DECEMBER 2005, JANUARY 2006, FEBRUARY 2006, MARCH 2006. (THE TOLUCAN TIMES WEBSITE HAS BEEN DOWN SINCE DECEMBER 2005)
SHE IS ALSO A COLUMNIST FOR BUZZLE MAGAZINE AND OPINION EDITORIALS
THE DENVER POST - "Write-in candidate runs for clucks" - Oct. 24, 2012. This article also appeared in the Red Bluff Daily, Canon City Daily Record, Lebanon Daily News, Berkshire Eagle, The Manchester Journal, The New York Daily Recond, Akron News Reporter, Elapso Times, San Jose Mercury News, Inside Bay Area, Daily Breeze, Times-Standard, Redwood Times, Daily Camera, Las Cruces Sun-News, Monterey Herald, Trail Gazette, Press Telegram, The Evening Sun, Ukiah Daily Journal,
SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - "A hen in the White House? Just the ticket" - Oct. 24, 2012. Article also appears in San Bernardino Sun,
PASADENA STAR NEWS - "A hen in the White House? Just the ticket" - Oct. 24, 2012
LA DAILY NEWS - "A hen in the White House? Just the ticket" - Oct. 24, 2012
CONTRA COSTA TIMES - "A hen in the White House? Just the ticket" - Oct. 24, 2012
WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - "A hen in the White House? Just the ticket" - Oct. 24, 2012
THE WORLD WOMEN FACE TODAY in Counter Currents - Oct 1, 2012
THE GUARDIAN "Creepshots and Revenge Porn: How Paparazzi Culture Affects Women - Sept. 22, 2012
Daily Mail "Now FBI Launch investigation into founder of revenge porn site Is Anyone Up?" - May 23, 2012
"Revenge Porn" website - FBI turns up the heat - Herald Sun - May 23, 2012
FBI INVESTIGATES "REVENGE PORN" WEBSITE FOUNDER on ABC and Nightline - May 22, 2012
VILLAGE VOICE "Gary Jones Wants Your Nudes" - May 16, 2012
THE NEW INQUIRY - "Your Friends and Neighbors" - April 23, 2012
CNN Dr. Drew Show - April 23, 2012
THE DAILY BEAST "Hunter Moore, Creator of Revenge Porn Webiste Is Anyone Up?, Is the Internet's Public Enemy No. 1 - March 13, 2012
INDYBAY "Hunter Moore, Isanyoneup.com and Cyber Rape" - April 19, 2012
KSLA TELEVISION - CHANNEL 27 - March 29, 2009. Half Hour Interview on Animal Topics.
PALIN EFFIGY ERECTED BY WOODLAND HILLS REPUBLICAN - November 5, 2008
ARTICLE ABOUT SARAH PALIN EFFIGY AT LAWS' HOUSE - November 1, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show aired October 24, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show aired October 23, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV showed aired October 22, 2008.
INTERVIEW OF CHARLOTTE LAWS ON EDUCATION IN CPFA NEWS - Spring 2008. Article is titled "A re-entry student's perspective: Charlotte Laws (ibid) and Pamela Hanford.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show aired September 13, 2008
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show aired September 12, 2008
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show aired September 5, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV Show aired August 22, 2008
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV Show aired August 21, 2008
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on August 7, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on August 6, 2008.
CHARLOTTE LAWS PERFORMS AT THE COMEDY STORE IN LOS ANGELES - July 29, 2008. 8433 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. 8 pm.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on May 9, 2008 & May 16, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on May 24, 2008 & May 30, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on April 29, 2008.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on April 13, 2008 and April 20, 2008. 11 am.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show, aired on March 16, 2008 and March 23, 2008. 8:30 pm.
YOUR CITY COUNCIL TV SHOW - Aired February 7, 2008, 7:30 pm. Charlotte is the guest. Topic: NC Files and Elections
THE DINNER PARTY - TV show. Charlotte was a guest. Aired on December 31, 2007, January 25, 2008..
SHORT MOVIE CREATED BY CHARLOTTE LAWS - December 2007
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - TV show. Aired on December 30, 2007, February 1, 2008.
LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS - October 2, 2007 (Traffic boss vows to work with neighborhood councils) or see article here.
UNCOMMON SENSE WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS - Charlotte hosts this new Los Angeles talk show. Taping starts on October 31, 2007. Airdate: February 8, 2008. .
ANIMAL ASSISTANCE LEAGUE NEWSLETTER - "Valentine Luncheon."
"ANIMAL WORLD" TV SHOW (AIRS IN EUROPE, NORTH AFRICA & THE MIDDLE EAST) - Two segments. Air dates to be announced.. (Supreme Master Television)
YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL - Charlotte Laws was a guest on two episodes which were taped on June 29, 2007.
YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL - Charlotte Laws was a guest on two episodes of this Los Angeles TV show, which were taped on May 29, 2007. Air dates to be announced.
REAL ESTATE IN REVIEW - Charlotte Laws hosts another segment of the TV series. Taped on May 23, 2007. Air to be announced later.
REAL ESTATE IN REVIEW - Charlotte Laws hosts another show in this series. Taped on April 27, 2007. Air date to be announced.
STUDIO CITY SUN - May 4, 2007 (912 Review Commission proposes neighborhood council reforms), pp. 6-9.
TWO GUEST APPEARANCES ON HGTV SHOW "MY HOUSE IS WORTH WHAT?" first show was taped on April 17, 2007 and second show was taped on April 20, 2007. The first show will air on September 26, 2007 at 10:30 pm, September 27, 2007 at 2:30 am, October 2, 2007 at 7:00 pm, October 14, 2007 at 7:00 pm, October 23, 2007 at 11:00 pm, October 24, 2007 at 3:00 am, November 10, 2007 at 7:00 pm. The second episode will air on October 3, 2007 at 10:30 pm, October 4, 2007 at 2:30 am, October 14, 2007 at 12:00 pm, October 21, 2007 at 7:00 pm, October 30, 2007 at 11:00 pm, October 21, 2007 3:00 am, and November 17. 2007 at 7:00 pm.
LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS - March 2, 2007 (Levine wants to put teeth in pet population control)
INTERVIEW ON LOS ANGELES CHANNEL 25 - Two television shows on Affordable Housing. Air dates to be released later.
INTERVIEW ON KTLA TV, CHANNEL 5 - January 19, 2007 at 10:00 pm about the Los Angeles Animal Shelters
COUNCILS FAIL TO MEET COMMUNITY NEEDS - Daily Trojan - January 9, 2007
LETTER TO THE EDITOR - LA TIMES - December 17, 2006 by Charlotte Laws
YOUR CITY COUNCIL TV SHOW - December 14, 2006. (Interviewed on two pre-recorded 30 minute shows).
ENCINO SUN / STUDIO CITY SUN / SHERMAN OAKS SUN - November 10, 2006 (912 Commission opens floor to bylaws and election discussion), pp. 1 - 5.
LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS - September 9, 2006 (Ultimately Failed)- About Dept. of Neigh. Empowerment & GMs. No online link.
STUDIO CITY SUN - September 8-14, 2006 (Neighborhood council effectiveness discussed at 912 Commission meeting), pp. 6-8..Or click here to see article.
THE PET PRESS - (Vol. 7, Issue 11, August - September 2006, pp. 31, 34) (Directors of Animal Welfare: Helping LA Communities and the Animals that Inhabit them)
UPI - UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL - July 26, 2006 (Analysis: Animal groups zero in on pharma)
UCLA DAILY BRUIN - July 10, 2006 (Villaraigosa at one year).
STUDIO CITY SUN - June 30, 2006 (Laws Appointed to 912 Commission).
YOUR CITY COUNCIL (Los Angeles TV show) - June 23, 2006, 4:30 pm.
YOUR CITY COUNCIL (Los Angeles TV show) - May 24, 2006 at 7:00 pm.
THE PET ADOPTION SHOW (Los Angeles TV show) - May 24, 2006 at 12:30 pm.
SHORT INTERVIEW WITH CHARLOTTE LAWS ABOUT THE DAW PROGRAM - April 6, 2006.
CRITTER CRUSADES TV SHOW - APRIL 6, 2006 at 7:30 pm. Link online soon.
LA VOICE - March 17, 2006 (Directors of Animal Welfare Helping Los Angeles Communities and the Animals)
LIFE AND TIMES TV SHOW (KCET) - March 9, 2006. Re-aired on March 10, 2006
TOLUCAN TIMES - March 1, 2006 (Shining a Light on the City's Throwaway Pets).
MAYOR SAM BLOG - February 14, 2006 (Animal Shelter or Furniture Store).
LA TIMES - February 14, 2006 (Officials Say L.A. Could Lose if Site Bought for Shelter Is Sold) Or click to read at the LA Times website.
RECLAIM LA TV SHOW - Aired December 29, 2005. (Topic - LA successes for 2005 and direction for the city in 2005. Specific issues discussed health care, public transportation, GM of animal services, downtown housing projects). Will be available online.
DAW Program Public Service Announcement.
OPEN HOUSE TV SHOW - Taped in December 2005. Air date to be determined. (Topic- Development, affordable housing, inclusionary zoning).
RECLAIM L.A. TV SHOW - Aired December 25, 2005. Will be available online. (Topic - Animals of Los Angeles).
LIFE AND TIMES TV SHOW (KCET) - Aired on December 7, 2005 at 6:30 pm and again on December 8, 2005 at 1:00 am. To see Transcript of the show. (Topic - Housing in Southern California)
RECLAIM L.A. TV SHOW - Aired on December 7, 2005 at 7 pm. (Topic - LA Zoo elephants)
INTERVIEWED ON RESCUE ROUNDTABLE TV SHOW - November 29, 2005. (Topic - Los Angeles Animal Services).
SAN FERNANDO SUN - November 17, 2005 ("For the Animals")
SAN FERNANDO SUN- November 17, 2005 ("Animal Rights Activists Target Villaraigosa")
JOHN AND KEN RADIO SHOW INTERVIEW - November 15, 2005, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm (KFI 640 AM). (Topic - Animal Rights, ALF, LAAS statistics and Jerry Vlasak's comments at Senate Hearing).
CRITTER CRUSADES - LOS ANGELES TELEVISION SHOW - November 12, 2005. Video of the interview can be seen at www.animalissues.info Click on "The DAW Program" (Topic - DAW program and LAAS)
LOS ANGELES CITY BEAT - October 27, 2005 (Spay or Go)
DAILY BREEZE NEWSPAPER - (Torrance spares man's favorite pigeon for now) - link no longer active
LOS ANGELES CITY BEAT - October 8, 2005. Letters - No Fear
INSIDE EDITION (TV SHOW) - Uproar over a McMansion Invasion: Giant New Homes built on Tiny Lots. Television interview with Charlotte Laws. Aired on September 22, 2005
LOS ANGELES CITY BEAT - September 22, 2005 ("Not Afraid At All")
LOS ANGELES CITY BEAT - September 14, 2005 (How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?")
INMAN NEWS - August 11, 2005 ("Giant Homes Draw Protest From Neighbors" by Glenn Roberts Jr.
Los Angeles Daily News - July 24, 2005
SCRA NEWS - May 10, 2005 (No website link).
VERDE MAGAZINE - March 25, 2005.
HOLA HOY MAGAZINE (SPANISH) - January 30, 2005.
WIRE IMAGE (MEDIA) PHOTOS OF CHARLOTTE LAWS AT FUNDRAISER - November 3, 2004.
VALLEY NEWSWIRE ARTICLE 10/15/04 - Local Flu Shot Effort
DAILY NEWS ARTICLE 9/26/04 - Councils May Fight Zoning Plan: Idea for Low Income Housing Draws Fire.