Andrew Marantz

staff Writer at the New Yorker and author of “Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the HIjacking of the American Conversation”

Andrew Marantz on KCRW

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg famously said, “Move fast and break things.” Well, he moved fast and created a social network that now has about 2.5 billion users around the world.

Online provocateurs and the alt-right exploit social media algorithms to spread misinformation

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg famously said, “Move fast and break things.” Well, he moved fast and created a social network that now has about 2.5 billion users around the world.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Josh Barro, Michael Steele and Christine Emba discuss the policy and news that made headlines this week

from Left, Right & Center

Media outlets in Los Angeles are re-examining their hiring practices, diversity and inclusion efforts, and pay disparities.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A four-part documentary series from KCRW. In the first episode of Samaritans, we meet Christine Curtiss, learn where she came from and what her everyday life is like on the street.

from To the Point

Today the FBI arrested LA City Councilman Jose Huizar. Huizar chaired the powerful Planning and Land Use Committee. In a press conference today, U.S.

from Greater LA

Many camps decided not to reopen this summer. Some are going all virtual, while others are going bankrupt.

from Greater LA

Read this post from Josh Barro about new changes on Left, Right & Center.

from Left, Right & Center

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Mary Trump’s tell-all book, Roger Stone’s orders from the judge and whether Sidney Powell and Jay Clayton are good lawyers.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Scientific evidence shows that wearing a mask can protect both the wearer and the community around them from COVID-19.

from To the Point

Governor Gavin Newsom says the state is shutting down indoor operations at restaurants, wineries, tasting rooms, movie theaters, museums and more in 19 counties to curb the…

from Greater LA