Alyssa Rosenberg

Washington Post

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Alyssa Rosenberg is a staff writer for the Washington Post. She writes on pop culture and politics for the Opinion section.

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Mike Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the FBI about Russia investigation.

Flynn is in

Mike Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the FBI about Russia investigation.

from Left, Right & Center

After condemning Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan on Monday, President Trump spoke again yesterday of this weekend’s violence at the University of Virginia.

The 'bully pulpit' in a divided nation

After condemning Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan on Monday, President Trump spoke again yesterday of this weekend’s violence at the University of Virginia.

from To the Point

From the Andy Griffith Show to the Wire, Hollywood has had an enduring fascination with police. And vice-versa.

How Hollywood has shaped our attitudes toward police

From the Andy Griffith Show to the Wire, Hollywood has had an enduring fascination with police. And vice-versa.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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One year ago this week, George Floyd was murdered in Minneapolis at the hands of former police officer Derek Chauvin. The killing set off the largest civil rights movement the U.S.

from Greater LA

All of California is officially facing drought conditions, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor . And much of the state is in extreme or severe drought after the dry winter.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Legalizing the sale of cannabis in California has turned out to be a fruitful endeavor for the state thanks to taxes.

from KCRW Features

Isaac Bryan is the founding director of the UCLA Black Policy Project and a big proponent of Measure J, which funds alternatives to incarceration.

from KCRW Features

Last year, California passed legislation that requires the Office of the State Attorney General to investigate all police shootings that result in the death of an unarmed civilian.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On June 15, the Golden State is saying goodbye to many of the regulations that have shaped daily life for the last pandemic year.

from KCRW Features

Sherry Buchanan, author of “On the Ho Chi Minh Trail,” discusses what she learned about the Vietnam War from the Vietnamese women who survived its frontlines.

from Scheer Intelligence

KCRW is joining other public radio stations up and down the state to mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd.

John Kiriakou, a CIA torture whistleblower, offers expert insight into Israel’s most recent attacks on the Palestinian territories on this week’s “Scheer Intelligence”

from Scheer Intelligence