Veteran Santa Monica City Councilman
Twenty-year veteran of the Santa Monica City Council, and a native of the city
Complaints about over-regulation led Santa Monica to be called “The People’s Republic,” although it’s too prosperous to deserve the label. Now it might lose another designation: “The…
Dec. 19, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Major fireworks are on the agenda tonight as the Santa Monica Pier turns 100 years old . Bob Holbrook doesn’t go back to the beginning, but he’s a native who’s been on the City…
Sep. 9, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features
Apple is upping their movie game and putting their stamp on an awards-caliber film.
May. 29from Hollywood Breakdown
Demonstrators assembled in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday as part of national protests calling attention to the death of George Floyd, a Minneapolis black man killed by police officers…
May. 28from News Stories
Party Conventions nominated presidents since 1831. Will Covid-19 put an end to balloons, bunting and long-winded speeches? Will it also put an end to privacy?
May. 21from To the Point
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti announced on Tuesday that retail stores, churches, drive-in movie theaters, and more could all reopen.
May. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nearly 3,000 people have been arrested in LA County since Friday, tied to protests against the police killing of George Floyd.
Jun. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss some big legal issues related to President Trump’s use of…
Jun. 2from The Legal Eagle Files
Disease has thrived among dense populations since cities began. But COVID-19 is the worst example since 1918, and New York City is America’s primary victim.
May. 28from To the Point
Activists are calling for systematic changes in policing, as protests continue nationwide over the police killing of George Floyd.
Jun. 2from Greater LA