Former columnist for the Los Angeles Times and regular contributor to Time magazine, on a range of political and cultural topics
Sometime soon (or maybe already), you’re going to get some sort of injection for your face.
Jun. 19, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Vape Lounges are one of the only public places where people in L.A. will still be able to use their e-cigarettes.
Mar. 5, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Democrats will make history by nominating either the first black or the first woman to run for President of the United States, generating more political energy than America has…
Mar. 14, 2008from To the Point
Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.
May. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Presidential candidate and US Senator Kamala Harris stopped in Los Angeles on Sunday to speak at Southwest College in South LA.
May. 20from Greater LA
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
More than 300 people died in a series of bombings at churches and high-end hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
Apr. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Big Tech is a benefit to the modern world. But unlimited data collection may lead to unlimited power.
May. 2from To the Point
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.
Apr. 26from Scheer Intelligence
Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss
Apr. 19from Left, Right & Center