Director of LA's Gang Reduction and Youth Development Office
Director of the Mayor's new Gang Reduction and Youth Development Office
Mayor Villaraigosa's speech this week on the State of the City was devoted heavily to the fight against crime, with special focus on gangs.
Apr. 16, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
Oct. 3, 2007from Which Way, L.A.?
Who Will Carry The Torch?
Jun. 28from Left, Right & Center
The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.
Jul. 15from To the Point
It may sound counter-intuitive, but earthquakes are one of the natural phenomena that have made California great.
Jul. 18from Zócalo's Connecting California
What if the Big One hits when you're in the car or on the beach? Here are some tips for staying safe when you're outside of your house during a temblor.
Jul. 8from News Stories
What are the key issues for black voters in LA right now?
Jul. 17from Greater LA
KCRW’s Steve Chiotakis and seismologist Lucy Jones check out an earthquake fault up close.
Jul. 9from Greater LA
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump is finally fulfilling his campaign pledge to undo the Obama Clean Power Plan.
Jun. 29from To the Point
Immigrant rights advocates and groups nationwide are preparing for this weekend, when a major ICE operation is supposed to take place.
Jul. 11from Greater LA