Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet

history professor and director of UPenn's Middle East Center

history professor and director of UPenn's Middle East Center

Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet on KCRW

President Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker had very friendly meetings on trade and tariffs.

Trading tariffs for warm embraces

President Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker had very friendly meetings on trade and tariffs.

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Community activists, entrepreneurs, and local politicians are keeping tabs on President Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure spending plan that’s currently being debated on Capitol Hill.

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In Tulsa, Oklahoma, President Biden today marked the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, and he unveiled new measures to address the racial wealth gap.

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All of California is officially facing drought conditions, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor . And much of the state is in extreme or severe drought after the dry winter.

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On June 15, the Golden State is saying goodbye to many of the regulations that have shaped daily life for the last pandemic year.

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The cost of living surged 5% last month, according to the Department of Labor. That’s the highest inflation rate we’ve seen in more than a decade.

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After 15 months of the pandemic, the Golden State is no longer requiring capacity limits, masks, or social distancing in most places.

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Last year, California passed legislation that requires the Office of the State Attorney General to investigate all police shootings that result in the death of an unarmed civilian.

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KCRW is joining other public radio stations up and down the state to mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd.