Director of the Democracy Campaign at the People for the American Way
Former trial attorney in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division; Director of the Democracy Campaign at the liberal People for the American Way
Last year, the Boston Globe
reported that former Attorney General John Ashcroft changed the process for
hiring new attorneys for the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division…
May. 8, 2007from To the Point
The killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, in Minneapolis has inspired nationwide protests against injustice and police violence.
Jun. 4from To the Point
On this episode of Greater LA: As we adjust to the new normal, some parents are concerned their young kids may be getting too much screen time as distance learning takes hold.
May. 13from Greater LA
As public health officials continue to encourage families to stay at home, some are weighing the risks and benefits of expanding their social circles.
May. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council President Nury Martinez are calling on Councilmember Jose Huizar to resign. That’s a huge escalation in the growing troubles for Huizar.
May. 29from KCRW Features
It’s been a big week for Donald Trump legal news, starting with some major news with Michael Flynn.
May. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
A Los Angeles real estate consultant has agreed to plead guilty to a federal racketeering offense for participating in a “pay-to-play” schem e at LA City Hall.
May. 14from KCRW Features
Disease has thrived among dense populations since cities began. But COVID-19 is the worst example since 1918, and New York City is America’s primary victim.
May. 28from To the Point
May. 15from Left, Right & Center
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss some big legal issues related to President Trump’s use of…
Jun. 2from The Legal Eagle Files