Union of Concerned Scientists
Co-director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists
It's been 70 years since the US became the first nation to drop an atomic bomb. So far, it's the only one. But how long will that last?
Aug. 3, 2015
from To the Point
Karen Bass and Rick Caruso both are running mayoral campaigns on misperceptions and ignorance about how LA works, according to columnist Joe Matthews.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
The Supreme Court today overturned the nationwide right to an abortion. Congressman Adam Schiff says the court’s opinion could lead to other rights being taken away.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The City of Los Angeles aims to inject $8.5 million directly into nine neighborhoods that have faced systemic inequities through its first participatory budget program.
from KCRW Features
A veteran foreign correspondent returns from three decades covering the rise of the East to grapple with an America that is more dangerously parochial than ever.
from Scheer Intelligence
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the Roe decision, here are key takeaways of what to expect for abortion in California.
from News Stories
The story behind the Republican Cherry is as rich and complex as the flavor itself.
from Special Programming
Days after the school shooting in Uvalde, KCRW checks in with two LA teachers.
from Greater LA
Rabbi Steve Leder’s insight on the Uvalde massacre and why we should reconsider our legacy when we die to include an ethical will.
from Life Examined
Panelists debate the likelihood of passing gun legislation, how kids might be the ones to implement change on this front, and whether Biden could have prevented inflation.
from Left, Right & Center