University of California, Davis
Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Davis and author of Dispatches from the Abortion Wars: The Cost of Fanaticism to Doctors, Patients and the Rest of Us and Doctors of Conscience: The Struggle to Provide Abortion before and after Roe V. Wade
When the Supreme Court legalized abortion 40 years ago today, it may have settled the law, but it started the most bitter of all the battles in America's ongoing culture war. Roe v.
Jan. 22, 2013from To the Point
George Tiller was a doctor who provided late-term abortions. Known as “St. George” by supporters and “Dr.
Jun. 1, 2009from To the Point
A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman José Huizar has agreed to plead guilty to a racketeering conspiracy charge in connection with the federal “pay-to-play” corruption…
May. 29from KCRW Features
In a new book, journalist Vincent Bevins traces the Cold War massacres in Asia and Latin America that still define global political dynamics today.
May. 29from Scheer Intelligence
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand talks with law professor Jessica Levinson about how states can act now to ensure that voters can s…
May. 5from The Legal Eagle Files
Twenty-seven massive tankers float off the Port of LA, loaded with oil that has no place to go.
Apr. 30from To the Point
George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.
May. 29from Left, Right & Center
Dr. Margaret Flowers predicts how the coronavirus pandemic will impact the ongoing struggle for universal health care in the U.S.
May. 8from Scheer Intelligence
It’s time to talk about immunity again.
May. 27from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
May. 15from Left, Right & Center
Sometimes a lawsuit is just about PR. Really, really expensive PR.
Apr. 29from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers