Deputy campaign manager of Yes on 5, Deputy State director in Southern California for the Drug Policy Alliance
The state assembly passed a bill on Monday that would eliminate money bail -- that means no more cash or bonds to get out. Low level offenders would be released.
Aug. 21, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Proposition 5 on the November ballot, which deals with the criminal justice system, would allocate $460 million a year to improve and expand
treatment programs for drug crimes and…
Sep. 25, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.
Aug. 15from Zócalo's Connecting California
David Crosby formed what he views as rock’s first supergroup: Crosby, Stills and Nash.
Jul. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced sweeping raids at food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday.
Aug. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
Rock musician Cody Marks and her band have been playing at California prisons for more than a decade as part of the nonprofit Jail Guitar Doors, which offers music workshops as a form…
Aug. 13from Greater LA
This weekend’s mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio killed more than two dozen people.
Aug. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA was California's main wine producer in the 19th Century. But it was wiped off the winemakers map due to Prohibition, crop disease, and a population boom.
Aug. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA’s City Council voted on Tuesday to renew rules that restrict where people living in their vehicles may park. Community activists say these rules criminalize homelessness.
Jul. 31from Greater LA
Last November's Woolsey Fire burned down hundreds of homes in LA and Ventura counties.
Aug. 19from Greater LA