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There’s been a lot of discussion about the term “alt-right,” and some say journalists shouldn’t use the term because it disguises the true nature of who’s behind it.

Two Los Angeles teachers share how they’re helping their students navigate life after the election.

Californians voted to speed up executions for prisoners on death row, so we look at how the new law will work.

Critics review Disney’s new “Moana,” the thriller “Allied,” and “Rules Don’t Apply,” which tells the story of Howard Hughes.
The long holiday retail weekend starts earlier now -- on Gray Thursday. But is it worth it for customers and retailers?

Banner Image: KKK flags in front of Pennsylvania Capitol. photo: Paul Weaver

What does 'alt-right' actually mean? 8 MIN, 5 SEC

The alt-right, once a fringe movement, has stepped into the spotlight with this year’s presidential election. There’s been a lot of discussion about the term “alt-right.” Some say journalists shouldn’t use the term because it disguises the true nature of who’s behind it.

Guests:
Ryan Lenz, Journalist (@LenzSPLC)

How history teachers handle lessons from this election 11 MIN, 34 SEC

Teachers have spent the last two weeks explaining this election to kids. Two Los Angeles teachers share how they’re helping their students navigate life after the election.

Los Angeles teachers Elana Goldbaum and Reina Roberts at KCRW. Photo: Amy Ta


Guests:
Elana Goldbaum, The Archer School for Girls in Brentwood
Reina Roberts, Venice High School

Implementing California's new death penalty law 7 MIN, 54 SEC

Californians voted to speed up executions for prisoners on death row. Prop 66 was narrowly approved by a little more than 51 percent of voters. What happens next?

Guests:
Laurel Rosenhall, Cal Matters (@LaurelRosenhall)

The Rock as a Polynesian god in Disney's 'Moana' 15 MIN, 19 SEC

Our critics review Disney’s new “Moana,” which has music by “Hamilton” star Lin-Manuel Miranda; “Allied,” a thriller starring Brad Pitt; “Rules Don’t Apply,” which tells the story of Howard Hughes; and more.

Guests:
Alonso Duralde, Film Critic (@ADuralde)
Dave White, Film Critic (@dlelandwhite)

Shopping on Thanksgiving: good idea or end of civilization? 6 MIN, 10 SEC

The long holiday retail weekend starts earlier now -- on Gray Thursday. But is it worth it for customers who are trying to save money? Is it worth it for retailers who have to pay their workers extra?

Guests:
Dan Kline, Motley Fool

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