Joel Stein

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Former columnist for the Los Angeles Times and regular contributor to Time magazine, on a range of political and cultural topics

Joel Stein on KCRW

Sometime soon (or maybe already), you’re going to get some sort of injection for your face.

Is Plastic Surgery the New Makeup?

Sometime soon (or maybe already), you’re going to get some sort of injection for your face.

from 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.

The Mad Brand Vapes with The Joel Stein

Vape Lounges are one of the only public places where people in L.A. will still be able to use their e-cigarettes.

from 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…

The Democratic Party: Stuck in the Mud?

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…

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.

from 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.

from Greater LA

Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.

from 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.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Big Tech is a benefit to the modern world. But unlimited data collection may lead to unlimited power.

from 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.

from 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.

from Scheer Intelligence

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from Left, Right & Center