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Join us as candidates running for the Los Angeles Mayoral race debate the issue of homelessness, live on KCRW. Come back on May 20th at 6 p.m. to watch the livestream.

Join us as candidates running for the Los Angeles Mayoral race debate the issue of homelessness, live on KCRW. Come back on May 20th at 6 p.m. to watch the livestream.

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Donate today to pass the mic to diverse communities so we can see more faces like mine in the newsroom.

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CA primary 2022: How voting works, when to expect results

Californians can now send in their mail-in ballots for the 2022 primary election. Who’s running? How does California’s permanent mail-in ballot system work?

The genetic component in understanding and treating mental illness

Schizophrenia is a chronic neurological brain disorder that affects millions of people around the world.

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A one world celebration - truly global grooves from all decades and all corners of the earth.

May. 21 1 hr, 59 min

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May. 20 3 hr

FREAKS ONLY

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Join us as candidates running for the Los Angeles Mayoral race debate the issue of homelessness, live on KCRW. Come back on May 20th at 6 p.m. to watch the livestream.

Kool-Aid fried chicken sandwich, anyone? After a two-year COVID hiatus, the LA County Fair is back with classic eats and not-so-ordinary treats.

from KCRW Features

Metropolis playlist, May 14, 2022.

from Metropolis

Fanatic! Hello from Eugene OR. It’s been raining off an on all day. Shows have been going well and I’m looking forward to tonight. A great show we have lined up for you.

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On the surface, the Galvins were the model American family. Parents Mimi and Don lived in Colorado Springs in the 1950s and 60s and had 12 children, 10 boys and two girls.

A touching account of one American family’s struggle with schizophrenia

On the surface, the Galvins were the model American family. Parents Mimi and Don lived in Colorado Springs in the 1950s and 60s and had 12 children, 10 boys and two girls.

from Life Examined

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

A one world celebration - truly global grooves from all decades and all corners of the earth.

Scott Dallavo's playlist, May 21, 2022

A one world celebration - truly global grooves from all decades and all corners of the earth.

from Scott Dallavo

This week on The Treatment, Elvis welcomes back Academy Award winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black.

Dustin Lance Black: ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’

This week on The Treatment, Elvis welcomes back Academy Award winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black.

from The Treatment

House, disco, trip hop, oldies and all of the deep cuts in between.

SiLVA's playlist, May 20, 2022

House, disco, trip hop, oldies and all of the deep cuts in between.

from SiLVA

New music. Emerging artists. No boundaries. Served fresh every weeknight, 8-10pm.

Travis Holcombe's playlist, May 20, 2022

New music. Emerging artists. No boundaries. Served fresh every weeknight, 8-10pm.

from FREAKS ONLY

Helena Bottemiller Evich reports on the national baby formula shortage and hears reactions from politicians on both sides of the aisle.

Parents panic as baby formula shortage continues

Helena Bottemiller Evich reports on the national baby formula shortage and hears reactions from politicians on both sides of the aisle.

from Good Food

After retiring, former butcher and barge operator Gerald Stratford became a Twitter star by imparting his gardening knowledge online.

Growing viral: Retiree tweets gardening secrets

After retiring, former butcher and barge operator Gerald Stratford became a Twitter star by imparting his gardening knowledge online.

from Good Food

Tejal Rao explores the artistry and craftsmanship that goes into shokuhin sampuru, the food replicas often seen outside of casual Japanese restaurants.

Explore craftsmanship of Japan’s fake food

Tejal Rao explores the artistry and craftsmanship that goes into shokuhin sampuru, the food replicas often seen outside of casual Japanese restaurants.

from Good Food

Gather For Good and Regarding Her team up for a cake walk to raise money to support women’s reproductive rights.

Way to support women’s reproductive rights: Take a cake walk

Gather For Good and Regarding Her team up for a cake walk to raise money to support women’s reproductive rights.

from Good Food

Recipe developer Ali Slagle takes the head-scratching out of making dinner with low-effort, high-reward meals.

Dinner Tetris: Recipe developer Ali Slagle makes low-effort meals

Recipe developer Ali Slagle takes the head-scratching out of making dinner with low-effort, high-reward meals.

from Good Food

Billions of dollars in ads will be purchased  this week as networks present a range of advertising options across network and streaming platforms at upfront presentations in New York.

Apple TV+, Disney, Fox: Who might win most advertisers at NY upfronts?

Billions of dollars in ads will be purchased this week as networks present a range of advertising options across network and streaming platforms at upfront presentations in New York.

from The Business

Oscar-nominated Australian screenwriter Tony McNamara is hard at work on season three of Hulu’s hit series “The Great.” The story began as a play 14 years ago.

Sex, vodka, violence are aplenty in Tony McNamara’s ‘The Great’

Oscar-nominated Australian screenwriter Tony McNamara is hard at work on season three of Hulu’s hit series “The Great.” The story began as a play 14 years ago.

from The Business

KCRW's signature music program features new releases, live performances, and artist interviews hosted by Anthony Valadez & Novena Carmel.

MBE May 20: Diana Ross and Tame Impala duet, Anthony and Novena serenade you

KCRW's signature music program features new releases, live performances, and artist interviews hosted by Anthony Valadez & Novena Carmel.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 20, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 20, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 20, 2022.

Panelists discuss what might have motivated the recent shooting in Buffalo, NY. They also analyze “the Great Replacement Theory” and Trump’s hold on the GOP.

What will US do about domestic terrorism after Buffalo shooting?

Panelists discuss what might have motivated the recent shooting in Buffalo, NY. They also analyze “the Great Replacement Theory” and Trump’s hold on the GOP.

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Critics of the West’s role in the Ukraine war, such as CIA veterans Ray McGovern and John Kiriakou, are being ostracized from the American media landscape.

It’s scoundrel time in the good ol’ USA

Critics of the West’s role in the Ukraine war, such as CIA veterans Ray McGovern and John Kiriakou, are being ostracized from the American media landscape.

from Scheer Intelligence

Kool-Aid fried chicken sandwich, anyone? After a two-year COVID hiatus, the LA County Fair is back with classic eats and not-so-ordinary treats.

Kool-Aid fried chicken: Try crazy eats at LA County Fair

Kool-Aid fried chicken sandwich, anyone? After a two-year COVID hiatus, the LA County Fair is back with classic eats and not-so-ordinary treats.

from KCRW Features

There’s no sibling rivalry between The Watson Twins, just familial harmony found where their voices meet.

Watson Twins: ‘Two Timin'

There’s no sibling rivalry between The Watson Twins, just familial harmony found where their voices meet.

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