Los Angeles Times
Editorial writer for the Los Angeles Times and parent of a LAUSD first grader and a preschooler at private school; former editorial writer and columnist for the Los Angeles Daily News
Almost 700,000 students in America's second largest school district were told to stay home today -- when almost 1000 schools were closed because of a terrorist threat deemed "credible"…
Dec. 15, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Mayor Eric Garcetti has met with business groups to push his proposal for raising the minimum wage in the City of Los Angeles.
Sep. 16, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Slide the City, a pop-up slip n slide planned to hit downtown LA in late September, has ignited drought shaming and a petition.
Aug. 19, 2014from Design and Architecture
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Listeners sent in their questions on impeachment, the meaning of a key word in Robert Mueller’s report, and whether Paul Manafort will get his ostrich jacket back if he’s pardoned.
Jul. 3from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Over the past three years, the minimum wage has been going up annually. As of July 1, another hike will affect employers and employees across LA.
Jul. 1from Greater LA
On the other side of the DMZ, President Trump shook hands with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un.
Jul. 4from To the Point
The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.
Jul. 15from To the Point
President Trump had promised huge sweeps of undocumented immigrants over the weekend. But reports say ICE made only a handful of arrests.
Jul. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Donald Trump was at a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday, basking in chants of “send her back.”
Jul. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Utility companies were to blame for some of the terrible fires that have happened over the last couple of years.
Jul. 8from Greater LA
This weekend, the Trump administration is expected to round up thousands of undocumented immigrants in at least 10 major cities, including LA.
Jul. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand