A documentary by Emmy-winning filmmaker Peter Jones, tells the story of the Los Angeles Times and the cityâ€™s most powerful family. For four generations, the Chandlers wielded unique influence through their newspaper. In their pursuit of personal agendas and civic ideals, they built the city of the future, but also exposed the dark side of the American dream.Visit Inventing LA Website
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An great educational short teaching kids how a story makes the paper.
A film from the 1960s that looks into the history and inner workings of Times Mirror.
A bomb explodes at the Times Headquarters during Harrison Gray Otis' reign as publisher.
A look at the lifestyle of a former LA Times' publisher through a montage of images.
Explore the growth of Los Angeles after World War II.
The LA Times in the late 1970s at the height of its journalistic and financial success.
A recorded phone conversation reveals former President Nixon's opinion of the Chandlers.
Watch the full program on Monday, 10/5, 9PM