John Duran

former Mayor of West Hollywood

Guest

Candidate for LA County Supervisors; former Mayor of the City of West Hollywood; former member of the West Hollywood City Council and civil rights attorney, who has been active since the late 1970's in many gay and lesbian rights organizations in Los Angeles; legal counsel to LA County’s first Medical Marijuana facility, the Los Angeles Cannabis Resource Center (1996-2001)

John Duran on KCRW

Ed Buck is a prominent Democratic political donor. Now two men have died in his apartment.

Two men die in a prominent gay political donor’s apartment, what does this say about race and class in West Hollywood

Ed Buck is a prominent Democratic political donor. Now two men have died in his apartment.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Candidates for LA County Board of Supervisors In-Studio Debate

from Which Way, L.A.?

A panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals released a  two-to-one decision  today: Proposition 8, California's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional.

Will Proposition 8 Make the US Supreme Court?

A panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals released a two-to-one decision today: Proposition 8, California's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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When the documentary/performance piece they institute caught the attention of Jason Segel, he decided to turn it into a shape shifting drama series about the need for community.

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Stay at home. Stay at home. Stay at home.

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"Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution," evokes the history of a camp for disabled kids that flourished in the Catskills in the 1960s and 1970s.

from Film Reviews

The coronavirus could force California to dip into its reserves.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Six states are holding primaries today: Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Washington State, North Dakota. On this “Big Tuesday,” 352 delegates are up for grabs.

With a lot of people now stuck at home, TV viewing across the country continues to spike. Viewers may be eager for new content.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Schools rightfully closed campuses during the coronavirus pandemic, but that lost class time should be made up.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Over the past week, the TV industry moved quickly to first get rid of live audiences at late night tapings and game shows. Now those productions have been shut down altogether.

from Screengrab

It’s not enough, and it’s too late.

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