Water Quality Director, Heal the Bay
It’s the 4th of July weekend. It’s hot. And the ocean is calling. But what price are you willing to pay for a refreshing dip?
Jul. 3, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Heal the Bay started testing the water quality at LA County beaches in 1991. The group now tests more than 600 beaches up and down the entire West Coast.
May. 22, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
First, what does Santa Monica have in common with Brownsville, Texas? They've both banned plastic bags. Santa Monica did it two days ago.
Jan. 27, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
California has one of the weakest systems in the country for punishing police officers who’ve committed crimes, such as drunk driving, pedophilia, and manslaughter.
Nov. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Trump administration wants to end Temporary Protected Status, which allows immigrants currently living in the U.S.
Nov. 5from Greater LA
President Trump’s denial of climate change has him at war with California. Their battle over fuel emission standards has divided the auto industry as well as drivers.
Nov. 11from To the Point
Chris Garcia tells his dad’s story in the new podcast “Scattered.” His dad fled Cuba during Fidel Castro’s reign, and spent time in a forced labor camp and psychiatric hospital.
Nov. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A year ago today, the Camp Fire broke out in Paradise, CA. More than 80 people died, and some 20,000 structures were destroyed. Many survivors fled to Chico, and they’re still there.
Nov. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The public phase of impeachment has begun.
Nov. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Roger Stone headed to court this morning for his long-awaited trial.
Nov. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program faces a big test before the Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Nov. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand