Los Angeles Times
Reporter covering homelessness and poverty for the Los Angeles Times
About 55,000 people are living on the streets and in the shelters of greater Los Angeles.
Feb. 1, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Lloyd Pendleton left a job with the Ford Motor Company for the Welfare Department of the Church of Latter Day Saints.
Sep. 15, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
A new study paints a bleak picture of LA County’s homeless situation.
Aug. 25, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
There’s been early denial and official inaction when it comes to both the coronavirus outbreak and climate change. Can either crisis teach us about the other?
Mar. 19from To the Point
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis says his patients are worried about how their medical information might be used during this coronavirus pandemic.
Mar. 19from KCRW Features
How is the coronavirus pandemic affecting our judicial system?
Mar. 18from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Undocumented housekeepers are losing work due to the coronavirus outbreak. They don’t qualify for unemployment income and may not be eligible for government bailout.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti talks about whether more places in LA will shut down due to the coronavirus outbreak, how much equipment the city still needs, when we’ll have a vaccine and…
Mar. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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
Three lightly trafficked hikes in the Los Padres National Forest offer physical and emotional stress relief amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Mar. 23from KCRW Features
To curb the spread of COVID-19, LA is closing bars, nightclubs, theaters, music venues, gyms, and retail stores. Restaurants are open for deliveries and pick-ups only.
Mar. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Governor Gavin Newsom is calling on Californians ages 65 and over to self-isolate. Does that literally mean not leaving your house or apartment?
Mar. 16from KCRW Features