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Since Meng Wanzhou’s arrest, fears of a trade war with China have increased and the Dow has dropped several hundred points.
Dec. 6, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump today slapped $50-60 billion worth of new tariffs on China.
Mar. 22, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Big businesses in L.A. will raise their minimum wage from $10.50 to $12 an hour this Saturday.
Jun. 29, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.
Jul. 15from To the Point
The annual Iowa State Fair is known as the unofficial start to campaign season.
Aug. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Donald Trump was at a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday, basking in chants of “send her back.”
Jul. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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
Listeners sent in their questions on impeachment, the meaning of a key word in Robert Mueller’s report, and whether Paul Manafort will get his ostrich jacket back if he’s pardoned.
Jul. 3from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Playboy Magazine built a culture of objectifying women that doesn't fly in the #MeToo era.
Aug. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Three shootings in the span of one week in California, Texas, and Ohio have community members and political leaders speaking out against gun violence and hateful rhetoric toward the…
Aug. 5from Greater LA
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Your questions about impeachment, and more
Aug. 7from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers