Lisa Miller

Religion Editor and Reporter, Newsweek

Guest

Religion Editor and reporter for Newsweek magazine and author of Heaven: Our Enduring Fascination with the Afterlife

Lisa Miller on KCRW

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops supports universal healthcare, but took a stand  against the Senate bill  on the grounds that it might allow federal money to subsidize abortions.

Sex Abuse, Celibacy and Politics in the Roman Catholic Church

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops supports universal healthcare, but took a stand against the Senate bill on the grounds that it might allow federal money to subsidize abortions.

from Which Way, L.A.?

Sexual abuse by priests has cost the Roman Catholic Church both members and money in the US. An avalanche of cases in Europe could cost even more.

Sex Abuse, Celibacy and Politics in the Roman Catholic Church

Sexual abuse by priests has cost the Roman Catholic Church both members and money in the US. An avalanche of cases in Europe could cost even more.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

"When you do a race-based attack, you're not just attacking that individual. You're attacking the entire community.

from KCRW Features

Colorado has a long history of high-profile mass shootings: King Soopers grocery store in Boulder on Monday, Columbine High School in 1999, the Aurora movie theater in 2012.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Zocalo Public Square commentator Joe Mathews says that while much of California has prospered in recent decades, Los Angeles has floundered.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Josh Barro speaks with panelists Megan McArdle and Christine Emba about the possibility for gun control policy, immigration and border administration and the Biden administration’s…

from Left, Right & Center

California Democratic Senator Alex Padilla is in Inglewood today, touring the coronavirus mass vaccination site at SoFi Stadium. “We have to get the right information out there.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The recall of Governor Gavin Newsom is expected to appear on the fall ballot as state officials announce they’ve validated more than 1.2 million signatures on the petition.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Rates of anti-Asian violence and discrimination have risen since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

from KCRW Features

President Biden unveiled his $2 trillion infrastructure plan on Wednesday in Pittsburgh, which Congress would have to approve.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

President Biden is giving the first prime-time address of his presidency to mark one year of the coronavirus pandemic, a day after Congress passed a massive relief package.