Benjamin Gottlieb

Benjamin Gottlieb

KCRW Staff

Benjamin Gottlieb is an award-winning reporter and host from Los Angeles, California.

His work has been featured in a variety of news outlets, including the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, CNN International, NPR, PRI, Global Post and KCET Public Television, among others.

He currently covers immigration and immigrant communities for KCRW.

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Exide owns a battery recycling plant in East LA that’s been closed for years.

Battery recycling plant spewed toxins in East LA and filed for bankruptcy. What does that mean for residents nearby?

Exide owns a battery recycling plant in East LA that’s been closed for years.

from Greater LA

On this day after a historic election, many people are glued to their phones, computers, TVs and radios, waiting for the results. There’s a lot of nervous energy and uncertainty.

‘I didn't need the emotional part. I just wanted the answers’: LA voters after Election Day

On this day after a historic election, many people are glued to their phones, computers, TVs and radios, waiting for the results. There’s a lot of nervous energy and uncertainty.

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For weeks, pro-Armenia demonstrators have donated their money, packed church parking lots, and shut down traffic on city streets across Los Angeles County.

Thousands join Armenian protests in LA targeting Turkey and Azerbaijan

For weeks, pro-Armenia demonstrators have donated their money, packed church parking lots, and shut down traffic on city streets across Los Angeles County.

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