Assistant professor of politics at Occidental College.
Across the country, early voting for Tuesday's midterm election has been happening in record numbers, but here in California, the numbers aren’t that impressive.
Nov. 2, 2018from The Mixer
The state is giving the go-ahead for in-person religious services to resume. But attendees must wear face coverings and be screened for fevers.
May. 27from KCRW Features
Last weekend was the first glimpse of LA’s new normal.
May. 11from Greater LA
Last week, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced a $1 billion deal to bring sorely needed medical-grade masks to the state’s health care workers.
Apr. 14from KCRW Features
While sheriffs across the state debate early release to avoid a jail epidemic, inmates say conditions are unsanitary.
Apr. 15from KCRW Features
Famed California writer Jack London is best remembered for his Gold Rush novels, but he also imagined California in the throes of a pandemic.
Apr. 9from Zócalo's Connecting California
Today is an unofficial global holiday for cannabis users everywhere. Usually there are concerts, rallies, and a whole lot of smoke.
Apr. 20from KCRW Features
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report May 25, 2020.
May. 25from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
Big Bear Lake is allowing restaurants and stores to resume business, though the state’s stay-at-home orders are still in effect.
May. 22from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Due to COVID-19, traffic is down and skies are clearer worldwide.
Apr. 22from KCRW Features