National Center for Science Education
Programs and Policy Director at the National Center for Science Education, a nonprofit membership organization that defends the teaching of evolution and climate science
in public schools
Tennessee's Republican legislature has enacted a new law allowing teachers to question the science of Evolution. The legislation protects teachers from helping students "review in…
Apr. 10, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
In 1925, a Tennessee jury convicted John Scopes for questioning the Bible by teaching Evolution. More recently, it's become a required science.
Apr. 10, 2012from To the Point
Justin Jangwoo Kim, a political fundraiser, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal bribery charge for helping a real estate developer pay off an LA City Councilmember.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features
Concerned about coronavirus, companies are canceling or postponing conferences and events.
Mar. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
He's back in the news.
Mar. 4from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Former Los Angeles City Councilman Mitchell Englander has agreed to plead guilty to federal obstruction of justice.
Mar. 31from KCRW Features
The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will likely mean crowded hospitals, school closings and shuttered workplaces. It could even lead to a global recession.
Mar. 5from To the Point
It’s primary election day in California and 13 other states (plus one territory). In LA County, about 1000 voting centers are open until 8 PM.
Mar. 3from Greater LA
And Joe Biden’s very Super Tuesday.
Mar. 6from Left, Right & Center
California’s Super Tuesday results could spell the end for some Democatic hopefuls.
Mar. 1from To the Point
The CDC says it’s not a question of “if” the coronavirus will spread to the U.S., but “when.” Officials say they don’t yet know whether it will be a mild or severe outbreak.
Feb. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand