Roy Choi: Food allows everyone to confront inequalities

Roy Choi visits Leimert Park with artist/activist Chuck D and Mia Keeling of Simply Wholesome. Photo credit: Stephen Vanasco.

Roy Choi discusses the pandemic impact on food service workers, the role of restaurants in gentrification, and why his business almost closed. 

California’s indoor mask mandate is expiring on February 15 for vaccinated residents. Face coverings will still be required for unvaccinated people and those in LA. 

California has committed $3 billion to convert thousands of its public schools into community schools — which aim to meet the needs of both students and their families — in the next seven years. 

Ten films are up for Best Picture at the Oscars, including “Licorice Pizza,” “CODA,” and “The Power of the Dog.” KCRW looks at highlights from the nominations.