Staff writer for the New Yorker
The Santa Monica Mountains are home to more than a dozen mountain lions.
Feb. 8, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Saudi Arabia, of course, isn't the only place where engineering brought water to the desert.
May. 5, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Plains All American and DCOR face court decisions for business in the Santa Barbara Channel. A new program at UCSB hopes to encourage more students to study the humanities.
May. 3from The 805
The company Beyond Meat makes plant-based food like veggie dogs, veggie burgers, and fake ground meat. Beyond Meat went public on Thursday, and shares more than doubled.
May. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
As it celebrates its 100 th birthday, UCLA can take pride in being the most important institute of higher education in the state.
May. 9from Zócalo's Connecting California
Los Angeles Unified’s adult education program doesn't get much respect, and its funding is always in danger.
May. 16from Greater LA
There’s a rise of so-called grey divorces, which involve couples in their 50s and older.
May. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
While a dispute between China and the US means tariffs and perhaps fewer imports, there’s another potential jobs killer at the Port of LA: automation.
May. 13from Greater LA
Uber and Lyft drivers around the world are on strike, protesting low wages and no benefits. They’re also urging riders to boycott the apps for the day.
May. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week, we moved a lot closer to a court challenge that could significantly reduce or eliminate constitutional protections for abortion rights.
May. 17from Left, Right & Center