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.

Benjamin Gottlieb on KCRW

The Trump administration wants to end a little-known immigration protection for some 250,000 people.

Temporary Protected Status recipients are on edge as court decides future

The Trump administration wants to end a little-known immigration protection for some 250,000 people.

from Greater LA

The Getty fire, which broke out near the 405 freeway early this morning, has burned more than 600 acres and forced many residents to evacuate.

The latest on the Getty fire and how bad it could get

The Getty fire, which broke out near the 405 freeway early this morning, has burned more than 600 acres and forced many residents to evacuate.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

How to find Gustavo now that OC Line has moved! Subscribe to the   Greater LA podcast   from KCRW.

Where to find OC Line

How to find Gustavo now that OC Line has moved! Subscribe to the Greater LA podcast from KCRW.

from Orange County Line

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from Greater LA

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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The City of LA is considering doing away with requirements that developers provide parking with new buildings in downtown.

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Thousands of residents in and around Simi Valley were forced to flee their homes after the Easy Fire sparked early Wednesday morning.

from Greater LA

In November 2018, the Woolsey Fire burned a huge area from Thousand Oaks to Malibu. Mai Lindquist lost her home in the fire. She had been living there for decades.

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Thanksgiving can be a tough time for people who’ve lost family members. That’s why one LA mother started a turkey giveaway for families whose children have been killed.

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