Researcher and attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union in New York; author of the report, "A Living Death: Sentenced to Die Behind Bars for What?"
The White House announced a new initiative to expand the President’s use of clemency, particularly for prisoners serving long mandatory sentences for nonviolent drug crimes.
Apr. 23, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When everyone is at home and practicing safe social distancing, how is the government going to count each person for the 2020 Census? Hear how the U.S.
Mar. 30from Greater LA
“People do stupid things, and they think they're protecting themselves and their family.
Mar. 30from KCRW Features
As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Recollections of My Nonexistence is a personal, cultural, political, and journalistic hybrid narrative about the formative years in the life of Rebecca Solnit.
Mar. 26from Bookworm
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has had a rocky relationship with L.A. County Supervisors ever since he took office.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
With a lot of people now stuck at home, TV viewing across the country continues to spike. Viewers may be eager for new content.
Mar. 27from Hollywood Breakdown
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from Design and Architecture
What to watch: Westworld Season 3 for a tour of hypermodern buildings; Craft in America's video library of amazing makers and artists; a webinar on how digital fabrication can address…
Mar. 23from Design and Architecture