Åsne Seierstad

journalist and author of “Two Sisters: A Father, His Daughters, and Their Journey into the Syrian Jihad”

Guest

Åsne Seierstad on KCRW

Ayan, 19, and Leila, 16, are originally from Somalia, and grew up in Norway with refugee status.

Father chases after his two daughters who decide to join ISIS

Ayan, 19, and Leila, 16, are originally from Somalia, and grew up in Norway with refugee status.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

George Clooney exclusively told KCRW that President Donald Trump and his family will be put “into the dustbin of history” after a Trump-supporting mob besieged the Capitol building on…

from The Business

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

Facebook has banned President Trump, at least until his term is over. Twitter issued a 12-hour suspension of his account on Wednesday.

from Hollywood Breakdown

The drive to force a vote on removing Gavin Newsom from office is picking up steam, spurred on by anger over coronavirus restrictions and other conservative grievances.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Greater LA kicks off a new weekly series exploring neat solutions to waste.

from Greater LA

Hundreds of thousands of California workers have applied for unemployment benefits, are eligible to receive them, but still haven’t been paid.

from Greater LA

Governor Gavin Newsom’s approval rating was above 60% in June. Now California is one of the world’s coronavirus hotspots, and Governor Newsom is facing another recall attempt.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Immediate financial relief topped Governor Gavin Newsom's wishlist in an ambitious $227 billion spending plan he released Friday for the upcoming fiscal year.

from KCRW Features

Nearly seven months after WarnerMedia launched HBO Max, Roku users finally have access to the streaming service.

from Hollywood Breakdown