Political editor, and former European Union correspondent, for The Economist magazine, he writes the Bagehot's notebook column
President Obama welcomed British Prime Minister Cameron to the White House today, after they watched an NCAA basketball last night in Ohio.
Mar. 14, 2012from To the Point
The European Union has selected its first full-time president, and it's not Tony Blair or anyone else who might give the EU a higher profile on the world stage.
Nov. 20, 2009from To the Point
The world’s biggest oil company is on trial in New York for defrauding investors out of $1.6 billion. It’s accused of hiding the real value of fossil fuels in the era of climate…
Oct. 26from To the Point
Experts worldwide are trying to tackle climate change with radical proposals, but one thinker is advocating for a more moderate approach.
Nov. 8from Scheer Intelligence
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The ISIS leader is dead, but ISIS lives on.
Nov. 1from Left, Right & Center
On Tuesday night, the NBA season began with the Clippers beating the Lakers 112-102. Outside the Staples Center, activists were staging a peaceful protest for Hong Kong.
Oct. 23from KCRW Features
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Lots of news this week.
Oct. 11from Left, Right & Center
Twelve candidates are taking the stage at 5 PM PT at the CNN/New York Times Democratic Debate, hosted at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio
Oct. 15from KCRW Features
This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution officially recognizing the Armenian Genocide. For the diaspora, the decision is both long-overdue and bittersweet.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features