Brad Plumer

New York Times

Guest

Brad Plumer is reporter covering climate change for the New York Times. He is a former senior editor at Vox.com, where he also covered energy and the environment. Before that, he reported for the Washington Post.

Brad Plumer on KCRW

Trump issues two orders to undermine Obamacare.

Sabotage?

Trump issues two orders to undermine Obamacare.

from Left, Right & Center

The EPA today took a long-awaited step to  cut ground-level ozone , also called smog. Republicans are already opposed to new limits on factories and power plants.

EPA Announces Tough New Smog-Cutting Rules

The EPA today took a long-awaited step to cut ground-level ozone , also called smog. Republicans are already opposed to new limits on factories and power plants.

from To the Point

Before anyone knew for sure there would be a government shutdown at midnight tonight, Democrats and Republicans were blaming each other.

Brinksmanship and the Blame Game

Before anyone knew for sure there would be a government shutdown at midnight tonight, Democrats and Republicans were blaming each other.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A Facebook post looking for Black video editors sparked hateful comments and allegations of “anti-white racism,” drawing attention to Hollywood’s lack of diversity and reluctance to…

from Greater LA

Media outlets in Los Angeles are re-examining their hiring practices, diversity and inclusion efforts, and pay disparities.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Hundreds of librarians are working as contact tracers in LA County during the COVID-19 pandemic.

from Greater LA

Less than a month after the police killing of George Floyd, the protests around the country continue.

from To the Point

Dominique Fung’s paintings unpack her understanding of her own cultural identity. Paul Sepuya’s photographs bring emotions to disembodied digital communication.

from Arts & Culture Stories

The LA City Council voted Wednesday to   slash $150 million   from the Los Angeles Police Department’s budget.

from KCRW Features

As BLM protests sweep the globe, the movement’s co-founder Melina Abdullah talks about its roots and her hopes for the coming years.

from Scheer Intelligence

Two important moments in LGBTQ history happened in Huntington Park in December 1968. The first: Reverend Troy D.

from KCRW Features