Professor of Psychology at UC Santa Cruz, and co-author of the study The Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences
We talk to one of the authors of a new National Academy of Sciences report that looks at the high incarceration levels in the United States.
Apr. 30, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired Sunday after eight seasons. Its main theme song, “A Song of Fire and Ice,” has become iconic and recognizable among millions of fans.
May. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.
May. 16from Lost Notes
Los Angeles Unified’s adult education program doesn't get much respect, and its funding is always in danger.
May. 16from Greater LA
In a bold statement, a leading dean of journalism argues that in abandoning Julian Assange, the mainstream media have abandoned the First Amendment.
May. 17from Scheer Intelligence
In sunkissed Los Angeles shade is a luxury. Reporter Sam Bloch explains why, and what needs to change for Mayor Eric Garcetti to plant 90,000 trees.
May. 21from Design and Architecture
Edward Goldman talks about the happy 40 th anniversary of the Museum of Contemporary Art, which has become free for all.
May. 21from Art Talk
An episode where Jeff finds little things on the forest floor and hands them to you...metaphorically speaking.
May. 22from Here Be Monsters
Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.
May. 16from To the Point
Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".
May. 17from The Treatment