Andrew MacAskill

Bloomberg News

Guest

New-Delhi-based reporter for Bloomberg News

Andrew MacAskill on KCRW

A gang rape on a bus during broad daylight in Delhi shocked the world two years ago, and India passed new laws for protection of women.

Sexual Violence, Poverty and Politics

A gang rape on a bus during broad daylight in Delhi shocked the world two years ago, and India passed new laws for protection of women.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

If passed, Proposition 22 would reclassify app-based drivers with companies like Uber, Lyft, Doordash, and Instacart as independent contractors.

from Greater LA

In the 12 hours after President Trump announced he tested positive for COVID-19, a surge of anti-Asian sentiment and conspiracy theories proliferated on Twitter.

from KCRW Features

Attorney Ronald Goldfarb offers a scathing indictment of American law and lawyers in his new book, The Price of Justice .

from Scheer Intelligence

Proposition 16 would overturn California's ban on affirmative action. Proposition 15 would raise taxes on some commercial properties.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory are targeting incumbent lawmakers with vicious online attacks and death threats.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

LA County is home to the largest Filipino community outside of the Philippines. Now there’s an energized group of Filipino Americans here who support President Donald Trump.

from Greater LA

The Census count ends midnight Hawaii time. The Supreme Court earlier this week allowed the Trump administration to cut the Census count by about two weeks.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This week, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to move forward with removing armed police from responding to nonviolent 911 calls in the City of LA.

from KCRW Features

Measure J would set aside 10% of locally-generated unrestricted money in LA County's budget — to be spent on alternatives to incarceration.

from KCRW Features