Vice President and Legal Director for People for the American Way
Vice President and Legal Director for People for the American Way, a progressive civil rights lobbying group in Washington, DC.
At the White House last week, President Bush signed the controversial new law on treatment of suspects
in the "war on terror." It lays out new rules for interrogation,
Oct. 23, 2006from Which Way, L.A.?
At the White House last week, President Bush signed the controversial new law on treatment of suspects in the "war on terror."
Oct. 23, 2006from To the Point
“Midnight Traveler” tells the harrowing story of Afghani director Hassan Fazili and his family’s displacement as filmed on their cell phones.
Oct. 4from Scheer Intelligence
In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.
Sep. 27from Scheer Intelligence
President Donald Trump holds a press conference.
Sep. 25from News Special Programming
Presidential campaigns aren’t just on TV anymore, they’re on countless digital platforms.
Oct. 17from To the Point
Election officials in LA County want to make voting easier, more accessible, and more secure.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
More adults are living with their parents now than they have in more than a century. It’s a third of all adults under 34. But in Los Angeles, it’s more than 40% .
Oct. 16from Greater LA
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.
Oct. 11from Scheer Intelligence
A last minute cease-fire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.
Oct. 18from Left, Right & Center