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
Producer Richie Jackson says being gay is the most special thing about him. He came out in 1983. But he warns his son -- and others -- that it’s tougher to be gay now than decades ago.
Feb. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The jury in the Harvey Weinstein criminal trial began deliberations this week. They've made several requests to review information and to relisten to certain of witness testimonies.
Feb. 21from Hollywood Breakdown
The Sundance film festival just ended, and the Oscars are this Sunday. Filmmakers worldwide have been traveling to the U.S. to promote their works and hit the awards circuit.
Feb. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Super Bowl is this Sunday, and Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg’s campaigns have spent big money on commercial time during the game.
Jan. 31from KCRW Features
Well that happened.
Feb. 7from Left, Right & Center
President Trump is delivering the 2020 State of the Union address, which comes under the shadow of his impeachment trial.
Feb. 4from News Special Programming
A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.
Feb. 21from Left, Right & Center
A special live recording of All The President’s Lawyers.
Feb. 19from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Ahead of an election, LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey has moved to dismiss 66,000 cannabis-related convictions here.
Feb. 14from KCRW Features