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Charis Kubrin

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Professor of criminology, law and society at the University of California, Irvine

Charis Kubrin on KCRW

Jerry Brown is still the Governor of California. But not for long.

Governor Moonbean and his reform record

Jerry Brown is still the Governor of California. But not for long.

from The Mixer

Twelve women have accused music mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct.

Accused of rape, hip-hop's Russell Simmons fights back

Twelve women have accused music mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

One of Donald Trump’s executive orders states that undocumented immigrants “present a significant threat to national security and public safety.”

Do immigrants increase crime?

One of Donald Trump’s executive orders states that undocumented immigrants “present a significant threat to national security and public safety.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador has forged a special connection to Angelenos and Mexican-Americans.

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LAUSD teachers were picket lines for a second day Tuesday.

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Immigrants are teaching Californians how to live healthier lives.

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Public pensions are eating away at California’s future, and a misguided legal precedent is making the situation worse.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Plans for the high-speed rail project originally meant to connect L.A. and San Francisco - are now derailed. At least, so it seems.

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Will the teachers strike lead to structural changes in LA’s public schools? Deep problems such as financing and middle-class flight remain.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Gov. Gavin Newsom is pumping the brakes on California’s high speed rail project. Or is he?

from Design and Architecture

California’s death penalty was dysfunctional, but it did serve one important purpose.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

On the Western edge of Los Angeles County near the suburbs of Chatsworth and Simi Valley, a battle has raged for decades over a the Santa Susana Field Lab, a toxin-filled former…

from KCRW Features