Hair salons have reopened in LA County, but when the COVID-19 pandemic kept them closed for more than two months, Angel Picazo was cutting hair illicitly out of his garage near…
Jun. 4from Greater LA
High school students recently formed “Students for Floyd,” an LA-based group promoting social justice.
Jun. 3from Greater LA
Activists are calling for systematic changes in policing, as protests continue nationwide over the police killing of George Floyd.
Jun. 2from Greater LA
Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles due to continuing public unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.
May. 31from News Stories
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 4, 2020.
Jun. 4from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
“We need to drastically reprioritize to meet the demands, the dual demands of this moment, of both the pandemic we’re in and the civil unrest,” says Mike Bonin.
Jun. 3from KCRW Features
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report May 27, 2020.
May. 27from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
By refusing to go to school, students could make a loud statement about California’s spending priorities, says Zocalo commentator Joe Mathews.
May. 28from Zócalo's Connecting California
Demonstrators assembled in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday as part of national protests calling attention to the death of George Floyd, a Minneapolis black man killed by police officers…
May. 28from News Stories
The killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, in Minneapolis has inspired nationwide protests against injustice and police violence.
Jun. 4from To the Point
A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman José Huizar has agreed to plead guilty to a racketeering conspiracy charge in connection with the federal “pay-to-play” corruption…
May. 29from KCRW Features