President Obama said one of the reasons for the airstrikes in Iraq is to protect a little-known ethnic minority called the Yazidis.
Aug. 8, 2014
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nov. 12, 2009
Dec. 23, 1999
George Clooney exclusively told KCRW that President Donald Trump and his family will be put “into the dustbin of history” after a Trump-supporting mob besieged the Capitol building on…
from The Business
Dunce, by Mary Ruefle, finds meaning everywhere.
A documentary called "The Reason I Jump" is a stirring new addition to the movie genre--best exemplified by "The Miracle Worker"--about disabled people who can't express what they're…
from Film Reviews
Actor Riz Ahmed on getting out of his head for his newest role.
from The Treatment
Venerated critic Harold Bloom’s final book “Take Arms Against a Sea of Troubles: The Power of the Reader’s Mind over a Universe of Death” is discussed by the poets Alan Felsenthal and…
This week’s picks include an artist who reinvents Westerns to feature female leads; an iconic artist from The Hairy Who who exhibits three decades of drawings; and geometric…
from Arts & Culture Stories
Jen Craig discusses writing “Panthers and the Museum of Fire,” a short and expansive book that feels immense, rich and complex.
When WarnerMedia announced all of its 2021 movies would stream on HBO Max the same day they open in theaters, Hollywood was completely blindsided.
from Hollywood Breakdown
Five years ago, an old well casing broke at the SoCalGas-owned Aliso Canyon gas storage facility near Porter Ranch, Los Angeles.
from Greater LA