Infantry officer in the Army's 101st Airborne Division in Afghanistan and Iraq; Editor of VetVoice.com, an online site for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and author of The War I Always Wanted: The Illusion of Glory and the Reality of War
In June of last year, 28 American troops were killed in Afghanistan, the highest monthly total in eight years of war until now. In the first three weeks of this month, 31 US soldiers…
Jul. 21, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
July is not over, but it's already the deadliest month for US troops in Afghanistan since the war began eight years ago.
Jul. 21, 2009from To the Point
President Bush today accepted the recommendations of General David Petraeus. The draw-down of troops from Iraq will stop when the "surge" ends in July.
Apr. 10, 2008from To the Point
Governor Newsom’s verbal dexterity has been on glorious display during his daily coronavirus updates, but not everyone is listening.
Jul. 16from Zócalo's Connecting California
Some members of the Los Angeles Times Guild have formed a Latino Caucus and written an open letter to management that calls for better representation in the newsroom.
Jul. 23from KCRW Features
Throughout the uprisings inspired by the killings of Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Freddie Gray and so many other Black victims, white leaders refused to learn from Black Lives Matter,…
Jul. 10from Scheer Intelligence
In “ Rigged,” historian David Shimer documents both countries attempts to manipulate democracies abroad — and comes to some questionable conclusions
Jul. 31from Scheer Intelligence
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced on Monday that international students will not be allowed to stay in the U.S. if they cannot take in-person college courses this fall.
Jul. 7from Greater LA
Professor Yolanda Pierce, Dean of the Howard University School of Divinity, talks with KCRW’s Jonathan Bastian about the history and the legacy of the Black church and its connection…
Jul. 25from Life Examined
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Mary Trump’s tell-all book, Roger Stone’s orders from the judge and whether Sidney Powell and Jay Clayton are good lawyers.
Jul. 1from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the commutation of Roger Stone’s sentence, major Supreme Court decisions about subpoenas for President Trump’s financial records, Michael Cohen…
Jul. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Ken White and Josh Barro discuss the legal fight over Mary Trump’s book and the buzz it’s created, Roger Stone’s attempts to stay out of prison, and more.
Jul. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers