Elliott Young

Lewis and Clark College

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Professor of History and Director of Ethnic Studies at Lewis and Clark College.

Elliott Young on KCRW

A feature of sanctuary cities is that local police don’t act as immigration agents.

How police actually work with ICE

A feature of sanctuary cities is that local police don’t act as immigration agents.

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A new book documents the extent to which American prosperity is founded on immigration—and raises questions about how we treat immigrants today.

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After Tuesday’s mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas, that took the lives of 19 students and two educators, LA’s Rabbi Steve Leder explains why there’s still hope in this dark moment.

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Critics of the West’s role in the Ukraine war, such as CIA veterans Ray McGovern and John Kiriakou, are being ostracized from the American media landscape.

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Abortions were considered common in the 19th century. How did the medical procedure become so politicized today?

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This past weekend, six mass shootings rocked communities across the U.S. What’s causing the rise in gun violence?

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Karen Bass and Rick Caruso both are running mayoral campaigns on misperceptions and ignorance about how LA works, according to columnist Joe Matthews.

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Business is booming for a maker of the prefab homeless shelters known as tiny homes. Can a company banking on homelessness also help alleviate it?

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