Loyola Marymount University
Fernando Guerra is Professor of Political Science at Loyola Marymount University and Director of its Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles. A practicing Catholic, he sits on the board of The Tidings, a publication of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
One in five California students speaks another language at home. How to educate these children was the subject of Prop 227 passed in 1998.
Nov. 4, 2016from Olney in L.A.
Los Angeles County supervisors are hoping that a state ballot measure to legalize marijuana will pass in November so that they can tax it.
Jul. 13, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What’s in a name? A lot, if you ask people south of the 10 Freeway. First the area was called South Central.
Dec. 30, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
As coronavirus cases continue to rise in Southern California, there’s no telling when live music performances will come back.
Jul. 6from Greater LA
John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.
Jul. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California reported more than 7,000 new COVID-19 cases on Monday — the largest daily jump so far. Other parts of the U.S.
Jun. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Many camps decided not to reopen this summer. Some are going all virtual, while others are going bankrupt.
Jun. 29from Greater LA
The City of LA is starting a new relief program for unemployed Angelenos who are struggling to pay rent because of COVID-19.
Jul. 13from Greater LA
More than 200 scientists are demanding the World Health Organization revise its COVID-19 safety recommendations, which are currently not geared toward aerosols.
Jul. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Scientific evidence shows that wearing a mask can protect both the wearer and the community around them from COVID-19.
Jul. 2from To the Point
Josh Barro discusses Joe Biden’s surge in the polls, Trump’s stumbling, and where US China policy should go next with Christine Emba, Megan McArdle and Ali Wyne.
Jun. 26from Left, Right & Center
Dr. Michael Wilkes says the risk of contracting the virus might rise as restrictions ease, leading to a liability showdown in the workplace between employers and employees.
Jun. 25from KCRW Features