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A new institute addresses intimate partner violence in the queer community. It’s a collaboration between the LA LGBT Center and national anti-violence groups.
from KCRW Features
Opioid overdoses are a public health crisis — but largely ignored. One LA-based group aims to change that by making Narcan and fentanyl test strips accessible to all.
Panelists discuss Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ response to Hurricane Ian, the feminist protests sweeping Iran, and the potential consequences of the upcoming Supreme Court docket.
from Left, Right & Center
Left, Right & Center is KCRW’s weekly politics show where we take on the tough, divisive issues you’re afraid to talk about with your own family.
Madeleine Brand hosts Press Play, examining the latest ideas and trends shaping our world and Los Angeles. Streaming & podcast daily at KCRW.com.
Host Steve Chiotakis connects you to the people and places of Southern California.
A weekly reality-check on the issues Americans care about most.
LA is on average more than 4 degrees Fahrenheit hotter than it was in the 19th century.
from Greater LA
Jaime Jarrín has been the Spanish language voice for the Dodgers over the last 64 years. He’s called thousands of games, and his retirement comes at the end of this season.
Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed a bill that would make it easier for farmworkers to form unions, though he originally opposed it.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For years, the government has offered incentives to help people purchase electric cars.
from Greater LA
The founders of ChargerHelp! want to repair the nation’s electric vehicle charging stations while bringing equity to the workplace.
Five years after the #MeToo reckoning in Hollywood, Harvey Weinstein’s trial is a few weeks away in Los Angeles. Have things really changed in the industry?
from Hollywood Breakdown
Author Zachary Karabell pleads that despite the militaristic noise, China and the U.S. share an economic dependency that would rupture the domestic economy of both nations if severed.
from Scheer Intelligence