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Is it legal to sanction sanctuary cities? 6 MIN, 4 SEC

We look into case law and constitutional arguments -- with a refresher on the 10th Amendment -- on whether the federal government can take money away from states and cities that protect undocumented immigrants.

Guests:
Annie Lai, University of California-Irvine (@annie_lai1)

More:
With California's 'sanctuary cities,' Trump might be starting a fight he can't win

Making public higher education free in California 9 MIN, 19 SEC

The UC Board of Regents voted this week to raise tuition -- the first increase in six years. A new report argues most California students could actually go to those schools almost free of charge.

Guests:
Stanton Glantz, UC San Francisco (@ProfGlantz)

More:
The $48 fix: Reclaiming California's MASTER PLAN for Higher Education
UC regents approve first tuition increase after six-year freeze; some students 'infuriated'

How good design can help the homeless 13 MIN, 10 SEC

Architecture seldom comes up when we talk about housing for the homeless. But some say that the very design of housing can affect whether or not people stay in it.

Guests:
Jill Pable, Florida State University / Design Resources for Homelessness (@jillpable)

Will 'Split' be M. Night Shyamalan's big comeback? 14 MIN, 26 SEC

This weekend in film: a creepy kidnapper with more than 20 personalities, a dog with many lives, and gay men in love.

Guests:
Katie Walsh, Tribune News Servises (@katiewalshstx)
Robert Abele, Film critic (@raabele)

Little movies get big hype at Sundance 7 MIN, 32 SEC

The 2017 Sundance Film Festival wraps up this Sunday. More than 40,000 people descended on Park City, Utah to see the next wave of indie and foreign films and documentaries. We get the highlights.

Guests:
Matt Holzman, Producer, 'The Document' and 'First Take' (@KCRW_Matt)

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