Asian Americans Advancing Justice
Laboni Hoq is litigation director for Asian Americans Advancing Justice
The civil rights attorney talks about advocating for immigrants.
Jun. 2, 2017
from Scheer Intelligence
Columnist Joe Mathews channels Plato and Jonathan Swift as he proposes universal orphanhood to be a straight path to societal equity in California.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Fresh off releasing “Daydream Nation,” Sonic Youth stopped by KCRW to discuss Thurston Moore’s association with Glenn Branca, the band’s philosophy on good (and bad) reviews, and what Kim Gordon calls “the urban thrash thing.”
from Bent by Nature
Almost no one in Asghar Farhadi's "A Hero" can tell the unvarnished truth, a fact that makes the film great fun and a fascinating comment on human nature.
from Film Reviews
This year’s Golden Globe Awards will still happen in Beverly Hills, but with no red carpet and no media access. It will be a very pared-down, glamor-free ceremony.
from Hollywood Breakdown
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for January 18, 2022.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
After the deaths of her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and her daughter, Quintana, Joan Didion wrote "Blue Nights," the most personal and poetic book of her career.
California is losing its leadership position in the effort to mitigate climate change, and politics and other disasters may be to blame, according to a state lawmaker.
from To the Point
Arts journalist Carolina Miranda asks in her essay remembering California native Joan Didion.
from Good Food
A new podcast spearheaded by renowned interpreter Sharon Choi questions whether justice was served after three people were found murdered in a Koreatown apartment nearly two decades…
from KCRW Features