Chelsen Vicari

Program Director

Evangelical Program Director for the Institute on Religion and Democracy

Chelsen Vicari on KCRW

Several more women have come out today to accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct.

Women on this campaign moment

Several more women have come out today to accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct.

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Josiah Citrin, the Michelin-starred force behind Mélisse and Citrin in Santa Monica, lost his 23-year-old son Augie to an opioid overdose in December.

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Starting Tuesday, your Amazon devices, along with everyone else’s in your neighborhood, will be able to connect to each other and the internet systems they use.

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"I do think we're going a little fast. There's still about 35% of the adult population that is not vaccinated, and that, of course, includes all children under the age of 12.

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LA City Councilman Joe Buscaino is running to replace Mayor Eric Garcetti, and he held his first official campaign event on Monday along the Venice Beach boardwalk.

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Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.

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For most of American history, abortion has been legal, outlawed only from 1867 to 1973. Now the U.S. Supreme Court might outlaw it again by overturning Roe v. Wade.

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Between 2016 and 2019, Bakersfield police officers used force that broke at least 45 bones in 31 people, an analysis of public records shows.

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