Gregor Peter Schmitz

Washington Correspondent, Der Spiegel

Guest

Washington correspondent for Der Spiegel

Gregor Peter Schmitz on KCRW

WikiLeaks’ latest “ megadump ” of information has caused distress and embarrassment worldwide, especially at the US State Department where  Secretary of State Clinton  says the…

WikiLeaks and 'Enforced Transparency'

WikiLeaks’ latest “ megadump ” of information has caused distress and embarrassment worldwide, especially at the US State Department where Secretary of State Clinton says the…

from Which Way, L.A.?

WikiLeaks' latest " mega-dump " of information has caused distress and embarrassment worldwide, especially at the US State Department where  Secretary of State Clinton  says they…

Can Anyone Keep a Secret Any More?

WikiLeaks' latest " mega-dump " of information has caused distress and embarrassment worldwide, especially at the US State Department where Secretary of State Clinton says they…

from To the Point

More from KCRW

President Joe Biden signed a bill into law today declaring June 19, commonly referred to as Juneteenth , a federal holiday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Vice President Kamala Harris visited Central America this week. She told would-be migrants in Guatemala “do not come” (to the U.S.), which drew criticism from progressive democrats.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Jobs numbers are up but a recovery still looks rocky as we emerge from the pandemic.

from Left, Right & Center

Santa Monica has a reputation as a paradise for lefties. But the city isn’t exactly welcoming to Latinos.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Joe Mathews says, “If America needs a 1/6 commission, then California must have a 3/13 commission.”

from Zócalo's Connecting California

More people are experiencing homelessness in New York City than in all of LA County.

from Greater LA

Political fallout is mounting as LA grapples with how to house its many residents living on the streets.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The second American Revolution: A work in progress

from Scheer Intelligence