University of Southern California
David Kang is professor of international relations and business at the University of Southern California and director of its Korean Studies Institute.
President Trump agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, after an official invitation from the Supreme Leader.
Mar. 9, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The two countries re-opened a direct communication line along the Demilitarized Zone in preparation for possible high-level talks next week.
Jan. 3, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In North Korea, military parades will mark the 105th anniversary of the birth the country's founder, Kim Il Sung, on April 15.
Apr. 14, 2017from The Mixer
Parents are upset about new sex ed resources that the California legislature approved. Parents say they’re too graphic, too encouraging, and doesn’t focus on the consequences of sex.
Feb. 20from Greater LA
One of the oldest hospitals in LA is permanently closing this week. Its owner, Verity Health System, filed for bankruptcy in 2018. The announcement of the closure came as a surprise.
Jan. 23from Greater LA
A well-considered guide to coaching is taking some of the tyranny out of youth sports.
Feb. 20from Zócalo's Connecting California
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The BLVD is a pint-sized, unassuming dive bar in Boyle Heights that hosts rap battles every other Friday. The last winner of the rap battles took home $1000 cash.
Jan. 13from Greater LA
More reported cases of novel coronavirus are popping up outside mainland China. More than 350 people have died. Health experts are warning of a pandemic.
Feb. 3from Greater LA
In a perverse way, California’s booms are harder on its people than its busts.
Jan. 16from Zócalo's Connecting California
As results from Super Tuesday come in, we analyze what happened in LA County and look at other interesting races around Southern California.
Mar. 4from Greater LA
Global warming is changing California in profound ways, says New York Times Magazine’s climate columnist David Wallace Wells
Mar. 5from KCRW Features