Covers agriculture and food for Bloomberg News; Author of Endless Appetites
If you have romaine lettuce in your fridge, throw it out. That’s what the CDC said on Tuesday after a deadly strain of the E.
Nov. 21, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump says America’s trading partners have ripped us off for too long, so he raised tariffs on a range of imports.
Jul. 25, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has unveiled new labels for genetically modified foods, but they don’t actually say “GMO” or “genetically modified.”
May. 14, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Santa Cruz recently became the third city in the United States to decriminalize natural psychedelics, such as magic mushrooms, ayahuasca and peyote. LSD and MDMA are off limits.
Mar. 2from KCRW Features
“Wash your hands” is a universal mantra now more than ever. One man meditatively uses soap and water to create a little zen while completing the kitchen’s dirtiest task.
Mar. 13from Good Food
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Mar. 3from News Special Programming
In the turbulent days after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., white McDonald’s franchisees fled their inner-city locations.
Feb. 14from Good Food
Roughly 95% of commercially caught lobster in California is shipped to China, where customers are willing to pay premium prices.
Feb. 6from KCRW Features
The Staples Center hosted a memorial for Lakers star Kobe Bryant. It featured music from Beyonce and Christina Aguilera, and speeches from Vanessa Bryant and Michael Jordan.
Feb. 24from Greater LA
Maria Zizka suggests making dinner together at home is the real romantic move for V-Day. Amanda Shapiro reflects on her summer of attempting to date sans alcohol.
Feb. 8from Good Food
I’ve been thinking a lot about comfort, and what that might look like or sound like right now.
Mar. 20from Good Food
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand