Jean Guerrero

investigative reporter, author

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investigative reporter, author

Jean Guerrero on KCRW

Panelists discuss the state of American democracy amid tensions with Russia, the shadow of Donald Trump, and the Spotify feud.

Does Putin moving in on Ukraine mean US democracy is weaker than ever?

Panelists discuss the state of American democracy amid tensions with Russia, the shadow of Donald Trump, and the Spotify feud.

from Left, Right & Center

Santa Monica has a reputation as a paradise for lefties. Jane Fonda’s former husband, the 1960s activist Tom Hayden, represented Santa Monica in the California State Legislature.

Why a hate-filled 30-year-old letter targeting Latinos in Santa Monica is relevant today

Santa Monica has a reputation as a paradise for lefties. Jane Fonda’s former husband, the 1960s activist Tom Hayden, represented Santa Monica in the California State Legislature.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Latinos make up less than 40% of the California population — but more than 55% of the state’s coronavirus cases.

Vaccine misinformation targets Latinos. One woman struggles to convince her dad to get the shot

Latinos make up less than 40% of the California population — but more than 55% of the state’s coronavirus cases.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Long-term residents of West Adams, a historically Black and Latino neighborhood , say they don’t fit into one real estate firm’s vision for making the area trendier.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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