Correspondent for the Financial Times in Beirut, Lebanon
After just three weeks as Secretary of State, John Kerry is trying to prevent Syria's "bloody stalemate" from disrupting the world's most volatile region.
Feb. 26, 2013from To the Point
International mediator Kofi Annan today condemned "atrocities" of a reported massacre by Syrian forces in the village of Tarmaseh, where more than 200 Syrians, mostly civilians, were…
Jul. 13, 2012from To the Point
Monitors for the United Nations have confirmed 108 victims , including 49 children and 34 women — many executed at close range — by Syrian soldiers last Friday.
May. 30, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
Concerned about coronavirus, companies are canceling or postponing conferences and events.
Mar. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Amid the novel coronavirus spreading, stocks are plunging, an infected cruise ship is docking, and people are stocking up on toilet paper.
Mar. 9from Greater LA
The lifelong activist often adopted radical positions on a number of issues, including war and the environment, a new book reveals.
Feb. 28from Scheer Intelligence
It’s not enough, and it’s too late.
Mar. 13from Left, Right & Center
One day ahead of California's primary, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren will hold a rally at East LA College. Sen.
Mar. 2from News Stories
And Joe Biden’s very Super Tuesday.
Mar. 6from Left, Right & Center
The Trump administration prepares to respond to the coronavirus outbreak, and the Democratic candidates had their most chaotic debate yet.
Feb. 28from Left, Right & Center
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from Design and Architecture
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Mitchell Englander has agreed to plead guilty to federal obstruction of justice.
Mar. 31from KCRW Features