DONATE!

close
The Takeaway

The Takeaway

Hosted by
1 hr

The Takeaway, hosted by Tanzina Vega is a one-hour daily news show that reveals unexpected insights into the day’s news, fills a need for greater context, and interacts with audiences in a way that no other public radio news program offers. The Takeaway convenes conversations across social divides to give listeners not just the information, but the complex, nuanced perspectives they need for understanding and participation. 

More from KCRW

Impeachment talk started again among Democrats Thursday with the release of the redacted Mueller report. Many still see that as too politically risky even though they see Trump as unfit for office.

from NPR

Attorney General William Barr released the much-awaited Mueller report this morning.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Stories about women by women are still very rare onscreen. Just apply the Bechdel Test to recent releases and see how few pass.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Latest

Analysis and response to the report from Congressman Ted Lieu and Republican National Committee member Shawn Steel.

Democratic and Republican response to the report

Analysis and response to the report from Congressman Ted Lieu and Republican National Committee member Shawn Steel.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller report this morning.

The Mueller report is here. What it tells us

Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller report this morning.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Attorney General William Barr has released special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. Democrats have pushed for Congress to get an unredacted version.

READ: The Full Mueller Report, with redactions

Attorney General William Barr has released special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. Democrats have pushed for Congress to get an unredacted version.

from NPR

In a press conference Thursday prior to release of a redacted version of the Mueller report, the attorney general stressed there was "no collusion" and provided insight on obstruction of justice.

Attorney General Barr, touting 'no collusion,' explains decision not to charge Trump

In a press conference Thursday prior to release of a redacted version of the Mueller report, the attorney general stressed there was "no collusion" and provided insight on obstruction of justice.

from NPR

The Justice Department has been excising sensitive, classified and other material from the special counsel's report about Russian interference in the 2016 election. That task is now complete.

Attorney General Barr briefs reporters about the Mueller Report

The Justice Department has been excising sensitive, classified and other material from the special counsel's report about Russian interference in the 2016 election. That task is now complete.

from NPR

Inside a Los Angeles private school classroom, sophomores in an AP History class discussed the Mueller Report.

High school students use Mueller Report to understand history

Inside a Los Angeles private school classroom, sophomores in an AP History class discussed the Mueller Report.

from KCRW Features

Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.

Amazon Workers to Jeff Bezos: Fight climate change

Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.

from To the Point

Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.

Is it time to make gun control great again?

Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.

from To the Point