policy director at Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy
Deputy director of the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy, a nonprofit advocacy organization that works with labor groups, environmentalists and others to shape local public policy
The homeless population of the city of LA grew by 16%, meaning more than 36,000 people are living on the streets or in their cars.
Jun. 6, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Airbnb claims almost 5000 "hosts" are offering rooms, and entire houses, for short-term rental in 80 Los Angeles neighborhoods.
Apr. 8, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
The escalating wars over short-term rentals: Airbnb, VRBO, and others versus homeowners. And cities are caught in the middle with varying policies and regulations. One issue is taxes.
Apr. 7, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
XPRIZE is offering $1 million to designers of a protective face mask that people will actually want to wear.
Jul. 16from Design and Architecture
After months of stay-at-home orders, people are itching for some kind of summer vacation. KCRW talks about options for getting away, and how to do it safely and responsibly.
Jul. 22from Greater LA
With just under 100 days to go before the November election, state and county officials are trying to get residents ready to vote.
Jul. 27from Greater LA
Karen Bass is among a new generation of leaders who have risen from South L.A.’s Community Coalition.
Jul. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
Major League Baseball’s regular season starts this week in LA, with the Dodgers taking on the San Francisco Giants.
Jul. 23from Greater LA
The Perseverance rover is scheduled to blast off from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Thursday.
Jul. 29from Greater LA
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for July 29, 2020.
Jul. 29from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
The restaurants on Santa Monica’s Main Street took a huge hit from the COVID-19 shutdown.
Aug. 3from Design and Architecture
Protestors and Black Lives Matter activists are drumming up support for The People’s Budget, which would cut funding from the city’s police department and reallocate that money for…
Jul. 15from Greater LA