Freelance journalist and co-author of Smogtown: The Lung-Burning History of Pollution in Los Angeles
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed new smog rules today.
Nov. 26, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Air pollution is now the single biggest global health hazard, according to a new report from the World Health Organization.
Mar. 25, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Temperatures are on the rise and the inversion layer's returning to Southern California. All that exhaust from all those cars is staying with us.
Jul. 2, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
For the first time in years, Netflix actually lost subscribers in the U.S. What's behind the dip and how worried should we be about the streaming giant?
Jul. 23from Screengrab
In China, independent media is censored, and people are afraid to talk openly, for fear of being arrested.
Jul. 22from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Marianne Williamson, Oprah Winfrey's former spiritual advisor, has said she would defeat Donald Trump "by harnessing love."
Jul. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
There’s a lot to consider.
Jul. 17from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
KCRW invites you to attend an advance screening of The Peanut Butter Falcon ahead of KCRW Summer Nights on Saturday August 3rd.
Jul. 22from Arts & Culture Stories
The Annenberg Space for Photography's new exhibit, "Contact High," pays tribute to some of hip-hop’s greatest stars in all their glory and behind the scenes.
Jul. 16from Greater LA
The Emmy nominations were announced this week, and while HBO epic ‘Game of Thrones’ broke the record for total nominations in a single season at 32, the news was also an affirmation of…
Jul. 19from Hollywood Breakdown
Edward Goldman talks about photographs by Gordon Parks at the Getty Museum, and multi-media works by artist, musician, and playwright Terry Allen at LA Louver.
Jul. 23from Art Talk
President Trump infuriated a fractured Democratic party this week by telling four of its newest members to go back to where they came from, but did his statement galvanize his base or…
Jul. 19from Left, Right & Center