International correspondent for NPR, based in Mexico City
Thousands of women in Mexico are striking today. They’re not going to work or school. They’re participating in the economy at all.
Mar. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The U.S. State Department is telling Americans not to travel to five Mexican states. The states are in the same warning category as Syria, Somalia, and Yemen.
Jan. 11, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A meeting between Mexico’s president and Donald Trump is cancelled over disagreements on who will pay for Trump’s border wall.
Jan. 26, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Tensions between the US and Iran continue to mount following last week’s U.S. airstrike that killed a top Iranian general. We hear reactions from Iranian Americans living in LA.
Jan. 6from Greater LA
It’s high time to book that summer vacation, but what options for leisure travel are there in the time of a pandemic? Is it even safe to travel domestically or internationally?
May. 13from Studio Berlin
In the first installment of a remarkable two-part interview, the two left-wing public intellectuals meet for the first time to discuss world politics.
Jan. 10from Scheer Intelligence
At long last, the results are mostly in. And as was clear on election night , Vermont Sen. and Democratic socialist Bernie Sanders won the California primary.
Apr. 8from KCRW Features
It’s being called Europe’s “man on the moon moment”: The European Green Deal is Europe’s ambitious plan to become the world’s first climate neutral continent.
Jan. 18from Studio Berlin
As 2019 comes to a close, it’s time to look back at the important news stories that we’ve covered on Studio Berlin.
Dec. 7, 2019from Studio Berlin
Maurcio, star of a hit Mexican television show, is abandoned in the desert while trying to cross the border.
Apr. 16from UnFictional
This week Germany is trying to restart part of its economy and public life, but is loosening restrictions the right way out of the COVID-19 crisis?
Apr. 22from Studio Berlin
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features