Features Editor for Variety.
The words “For Your Consideration” are taking over LA. The Emmy Awards aren’t handed out until September, but we’re in the midst of the first voting period.
Jun. 20, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The daughter of Mexican migrant field workers is now an engineer at Pasadena's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. She dreams of being an astronaut and visiting Mars.
Jun. 12from Greater LA
To our detriment, California has lost touch with one of its greatest thinkers.
Jun. 13from Zócalo's Connecting California
This may be the year that California finally gets to pick who’ll be the next president.
May. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand tweeted on Wednesday -- after Robert Mueller spoke out on his report -- that impeachment hearings must start.
May. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California is known as the capital of health and wellness fads. But when and how did the Golden State get that reputation?
May. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump on the National Climate Assessment: “I don’t believe it.” Now he’s ordered federal agencies to downplay evidence-based predictions.
Jun. 3from To the Point
It was supposed to be infrastructure week for real this time.
May. 24from Left, Right & Center
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
Washington Governor Jay Inslee has positioned himself as the “climate change candidate” in the crowded Democratic field.
May. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand