Professor of Politics and East Asian Studies at Oberlin College
Middle East politics at UCLA, trigger warnings, rising sea levels, and our new parenting segment "We Need to Talk About the Children."
May. 20, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has had a rocky relationship with L.A. County Supervisors ever since he took office.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Humans are social animals, and social distancing is hard. This weekend, countless Angelenos headed for hiking trails and beaches.
Mar. 23from Greater LA
Three members of an LA family came down with COVID-19 after a ski trip to Italy earlier this month. They tested positive for the disease at LAX on their return trip.
Mar. 25from KCRW Features
"Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution," evokes the history of a camp for disabled kids that flourished in the Catskills in the 1960s and 1970s.
Mar. 27from Film Reviews
LA was once a destination for people who wanted to get away from crowded East Coast cities.
Mar. 27from Design and Architecture
Today’s entire show is about how Angelenos are helping their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. One Huntington Park bakery is offering free bread to kids each day.
Mar. 25from Greater LA
What to watch: Westworld Season 3 for a tour of hypermodern buildings; Craft in America's video library of amazing makers and artists; a webinar on how digital fabrication can address…
Mar. 23from Design and Architecture
Health care providers are concerned about protecting themselves and patients as they battle COVID-19. We talk to an emergency room nurse from UCLA Medical Center.
Mar. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Undocumented housekeepers are losing work due to the coronavirus outbreak. They don’t qualify for unemployment income and may not be eligible for government bailout.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features