President and CEO, California Community Foundation
President and CEO of the California Community Foundation, one of the largest "community foundations" in the United States, it is supported mostly by charitable individuals
John Deasy has been Superintendent of LA Unified for three and a half years—weathering storms over iPads and, most recently, a disaster in class scheduling.
Oct. 13, 2014
from Which Way, L.A.?
President George H.W. Bush talked about "a thousand points of light," the nonprofit groups vital to the quality of life for millions of Americans.
Nov. 27, 2008
from To the Point
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the recording of President Trump’s phone call to Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger.
from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Writer-director Aaron Sorkin on writing up to the edge of melodrama.
from The Treatment
After a mob of Trump supporters entered the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday, many people are concerned about what the remaining weeks of Trump’s presidency will bring.
from Greater LA
“My hospital already feels like a war zone. COVID is already ravaging our country. I did not think we could sink any lower," LA physician Anna Granata told KCRW.
from KCRW Features
Josh Barro talks with Left, Right & Center panelists Lanhee Chen and K.
from Left, Right & Center
In his inaugural address today, President Joe Biden emphasized unifying this country and ending what he called an uncivil war: “We must end this uncivil war that pits red against blue,…
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Bryan Fogel won Netflix its first feature documentary Oscar with his Russian doping exposé “Icarus.”
from The Business
These images show LA’s struggles and victories during the Trump years, and how activists and new leaders emerged.
from KCRW Features
The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.
from Life Examined