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
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Justin Jangwoo Kim, a political fundraiser, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal bribery charge for helping a real estate developer pay off an LA City Councilmember.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about what elective surgeries are, and what challenges health care providers face when deciding which surgeries to postpone.
The White House has unveiled a $1 trillion stimulus package in response to COVID-19.
Mar. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
People across the country are stocking up on essential supplies to get through the next few weeks as cities shut down due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Mar. 19from KCRW Features
Governor Gavin Newsom's office projects that as many as 25 million Californians could contract COVID-19. Dr.
As coronavirus fears and social distancing spread, Los Angeles became a ghost town over the weekend.
Mar. 16from News Stories
With newfound time on your hands during the COVID-19 outbreak, you may want to help those in need. We get some tips on how to do this while staying a safe six feet away.
Mar. 17from KCRW Features
What are renters and landlords doing when rent is due on April 1? One LA City Councilman is fighting for a rent freeze.
Mar. 26from Greater LA