Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment
Director of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment.
What would you do for a roof over your head if you became homeless? Dominique Walker of Oakland faced that reality. Her solution was to squat in someone else’s house.
Jan. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Getting a car has never been easier. Even if you have bad credit and can’t really afford it, no problem.
Jan. 8from Greater LA
The story of Santa Claus Lane in Carpinteria starts in typical California fashion -- with an orange juice stand.
Dec. 20from KCRW Features
There aren’t many roads or people outside the small city of Lompoc. Instead you’ll see rolling hills, cattle grazing under oak trees, and rare birds like Golden Eagles.
Jan. 7from KCRW Features
A new genre of art is growing in LA: “immersive interactive experiences.”
Dec. 11from Greater LA
One of the oldest hospitals in LA is permanently closing this week. Its owner, Verity Health System, filed for bankruptcy in 2018. The announcement of the closure came as a surprise.
Jan. 23from Greater LA
A dramatic decision by a little-known planning agency may impact how much new housing goes up in your city.
Dec. 3from Design and Architecture
Every Wednesday, diverse activists congregate outside the Farmer John’s slaughterhouse in Vernon to pay respect to pigs before their final moments.
Feb. 6from Greater LA
We get updates on past stories. Gwendolyn Lang was facing foreclosure because of a program that aimed to make LA county more environmentally friendly. Where is Lang now?
Feb. 18from Greater LA
Roughly 95% of commercially caught lobster in California is shipped to China, where customers are willing to pay premium prices.
Feb. 6from KCRW Features