Let the Los Angeles Times Live

Without new owners and fresh cash, the newspaper is dying a slow death.

A decade-and-a-half of pain and dysfunction.

Photographer: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images

The past 15 years would have been really tough for the Los Angeles Times no matter what. It is the country’s biggest metropolitan newspaper in an era when most of the economic underpinnings of metropolitan newspapering have collapsed.

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