Jaweed Kaleem

National race and justice reporter, LA Times

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A national race and justice reporter for the LA Times.

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Georgia could elect its first black woman governor. Michigan and Minnesota could elect their first Muslim women to be U.S. representatives.

Surge in diverse candidates running in the midterm elections

Georgia could elect its first black woman governor. Michigan and Minnesota could elect their first Muslim women to be U.S. representatives.

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Evangelicals in Florida say  they'll burn copies of the Koran  on September 11, plans that are being denounced by other religious leaders and by General David Petraeus, the US…

General Petraeus Warns Burning Koran Endangers Troops

Evangelicals in Florida say they'll burn copies of the Koran on September 11, plans that are being denounced by other religious leaders and by General David Petraeus, the US…

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Today the House of Representatives introduced an article of impeachment against President Trump, charging him with “incitement of insurrection.”

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The LA County Sheriff’s Department is now the target of a new investigation by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra.

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Facebook has banned President Trump, at least until his term is over. Twitter issued a 12-hour suspension of his account on Wednesday.

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In the second part of the “Scheer Intelligence” interview with Jonathan Alter, the author of “His Very Best” examines the former president’s mixed foreign policy record.

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On President Joe Biden’s first day in office, he sent a comprehensive immigration bill to Congress that would put the U.S.’

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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…

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The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.

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“My hospital already feels like a war zone. COVID is already ravaging our country. I did not think we could sink any lower," LA physician Anna Granata told KCRW.

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