American playwright, television and screen writer
Senior Vice President of Education Planning and
Architecture at Art Center College of Design , in Pasadena, California
Senior Pastor at Glide Church in San Francisco
Architect at Kieran Timberlake Associates
Reporter for the Chicago Tribune
Independent producer based in New York
Senior fellow with the New America Foundation and a partner with Mantid, a strategic consulting firm helping Iraqis with development plans; retired Lieutenant Colonel with US Army and former chief of plans for American forces in Iraq
Adjunct Professor of Political Science at University of South Carolina; former peace negotiator and brother of former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert
Architectural photographer specializing in historic buildings
Duo made up of Pete Yorn and J.D. King
Former commander in the LA County Sheriff’s Department; candidate to become the LA County Sheriff
Historian at UC Davis; Author of “Right Out of California”
Considered the dean of Southern California broadcast journalists, Warren tackles the issues Southern Californians care about. Expanding that concept, To the Point deals with issues of national concern and is on air in most major metropolitan markets across the country. On any day, you'll hear a fast-paced, news-based talk show featuring multiple perspectives on a single major issue, with Making News and Reporters Notebook features, as well.
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director of communications for the L.A. Conservancy
Nigerian-American journalist and author of The Bright Continent : Breaking Rules and Making Change in Modern Africa
Reporter for Bloomberg News
Architectural historian, curator and author; co-curator of Between Earth and Heaven: The Architecture of John Lautner , which opened at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles in 2008
American singer-songwriter and musician
Senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center; author of 'The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism'
Biodemographer and professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago
Associate director of the Latin American Program at the Wilson Center
Director of Independent Voice , which claims to represent the state’s 3.4 million independent voters
Medical director of the Center for Transyouth Health and Development at the L.A. Children’s Hospital
Retired Air Force colonel, with 25 years of service, her latest deployment in Iraq; CEO of Grace after Fire, a Texas-based nonprofit that supports women veterans
Laura R. Olson
Professor of Political Science at Clemson University and co-author of 'Religion and Politics in America: Faith, Culture, and Strategic Choices'
Washington, DC correspondent for The Morning Call, a newspaper in Allentown, Pennsylvania
Appellate attorney for two same-sex couples who are challenging Proposition 8 in federal court; former Assistant Attorney General (1981-1984), he has argued many cases before the Supreme Court, including representing George W. Bush in Bush v. Gore , the case that decided the 2000 election
Director of Public Relations for Californians for Population Stabilization
Bobby Olvera, Jr.
President of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Local 13
American television and film actor
Democratic pollster with The Pollsters and executive vice president at PSB Research; former Managing Director of Purple Strategies and co-host of the 'The Pollsters' podcast
Senior writer and diplomatic correspondent for US News and World Report
Physicist and computer scientist ; founder of Palo Alto-based think tank Self-Aware Systems
Sri Lankan-Canadian novelist and poet , and 1992 winner of the Man Booker Prize for The English Patient
London-based quartet One Eskimo opened for Tori Amos on her recent tour and will melt our hearts with sonic inspiration and beautiful songs on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Reporter for the Chicago Tribune
CEO of the Lviv Business School at the Ukrainian Catholic University , in Western Ukraine
Head of casting for the CW network, formerly at NBC where she oversaw casting on shows like Friends and Seinfeld
Managing Editor for Labor News at Bloomberg BNA
Senior at Occidental College and a member of the Occidental Black Student Alliance
Reporter in Kabul, and former Baghdad Bureau chief, for the New York Times
Screenwriter and NBC senior vice president in charge of the Today show
American film director
Climate scientist and Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs at Princeton University; long-time participant on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change , which won the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize
Newcastle quintet, Orange Lights, perform their melodic and beautiful songs on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Director of the USC Dornsife Trial Advocacy Program
British electronic dance-music duo, comprised of brothers Phil and Paul Hartnoll
Wildlife biologist and educator at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Instructor at Pepperdine University School of Law ; former President of the LAPD Police Commission , she also held the position of County Counsel and U US Attorney for the Central District
Chief-of-Staff to Assemblyman Mervyn Dymally
Technology writer for Slate.com
Playwright turned songwriter, Oren Lavie, tells his story through music on Morning Becomes Eclectic with host Jason Bentley in the 11 o’clock hour.
Historian, author, and a member of the Israeli Knesset; former Israeli ambassador to the United States ; author of 'Power, Faith, and Fantasy : America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present' and 'Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide'
video Journalist at the Washington Post
New York Times bestselling author and journalist; Author of five books including Girls & Sex and Cinderella Ate My Daughter
Reporter for the Los Angeles Times.
Professor of education, law, political science and urban planning at the University of California, Los Angeles and co-director of its Civil Rights Project
Professor of Civil Rights Law at the University of Minnesota Law School and Director of its Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity
If what we heard at KCRW’s free music series "Sounds Around Town" is any indication, Orgone will deliver a high energy, heavy hitting dance party to Morning Becomes Eclectic listeners at 11:15am.
PhD student in Public Policy and Management at USC
Author and staff writer for the New Yorker
Orlene and Alex
Students at Inner City Arts , a nonprofit arts school in downtown Los Angeles serving students of the LA Unified School District
City Hall Bureau Chief for the Los Angeles Daily News
Director of Open Society Foundation Slovakia, which is part of the international grantmaking network founded by George Soros. He also served in the Slovakian foreign service.
Interim Chief Healthcare Officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges
Professor of genetics at the Stanford School of Medicine
American novelist and Professor of Creative Writing at San Francisco State University
Senior reporter for ProPublica and and past president of the Association of Health Care Journalists; former reporter for the Los Angeles Times and co-author of an investigative series on King/Drew that won a Pulitzer Prize in 2005
Director, "Accidental Courtesy"
Resident congressional scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and co-author of the new best seller "One Nation After Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Desperate, the Disillusioned and the Not-Yet-Deported.”
Congressional scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and contributing editor to the Atlantic; co-author of 'It's Even Worse than It Looks : How the American Constitutional System Collided with the New Politics of Extremism' and 'One Nation after Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate and the Not Yet Deported'
United Farm Workers Foundation.
President of the Pasadena City College Associated Students
Researches micro-organisms that eat methane in the deep sea.
Spokesman for the United Nations' World Food Program
Politics and Government Reporter for KQED Public Radio; former state government reporter for Capital Public Radio, based in Sacramento
Bankruptcy lawyer and partner at the firm Jones Day. He was Emergency Manager of Detroit from March 2013 to December 2014.
Mary Lee Orr
Executive Director of the Lower Mississippi Riverkeeper and Louisiana Environmental Action Network
Israeli-American filmmaker and activist based in Israel and a former CASA (Center for Arabic Study Abroad) Fellow at the American University in Cairo
Director of the UCLA Center for Population Health & Health Disparities and Professor of Public Health, Psychiatry and Bio-behavioral Sciences; leader of the market makeover project
Reporter for the Arizona Republic newspaper , covering the US-Mexico border
Executive editor of Raw Story
11th grade student at John F. Kennedy High School in Granada Hills
California Dream Network Coordinator for the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles
Manager of Production Regions for the Western States Petroleum Association
Mayor of Port Arthur , Texas
Author of the memoir Excavation
Team Austria member from 2013 Solar Decathlon in Great Park
Partner at Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal ; former United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas , he also served on the Attorney General's Advisory Sub-Committee on Terrorism and National Security
Architect at Constructs LLC , a firm with offices in Accra, Washington DC and Los Angeles.
Morning News Host, KCRW Santa Barbara
Director of the new animated film The Little Prince.