Erin Aubry Kaplan

KCET / Los Angeles Times

Guest

Journalist and columnist at KCET and contributing editor at the Los Angeles Times; author of Black Talk, Blue Thoughts and Walking the Color Line: Dispatches from a Black Journalista and the forthcoming I Heart Obama, an exploration of Obama's cultural and historical meaning to black Americans; board member of the UCLA Black Alumni Association

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Over 250 people are working on the design of the new NFL stadium and its surroundings.

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Over 250 people are working on the design of the new NFL stadium and its surroundings.

from Design and Architecture

23 years ago, the fires of the Rodney King riots were burning and the sirens wailing when KCRW first asked, WWLA?

Which Way, LA? The Question that Won't Go Away

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from Which Way, L.A.?

"What unique perspective does a minority student bring to a physics class?" That question was asked today by John Roberts, the Chief Justice of the United States.

Racial Diversity at UCLA…before and after Prop 209

"What unique perspective does a minority student bring to a physics class?" That question was asked today by John Roberts, the Chief Justice of the United States.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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