freelance journalist and author
Freelance journalist and author
California finds itself at the center of the rise - and resistance to - President Donald Trump and his policies.
Jun. 9, 2017from The Mixer
Last year, when she was just 23 years old, Carmen Johns was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.
Oct. 10, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
We’re just into 2015, and here we are, talking about the presidential candidates for 2016.
Feb. 6, 2015from The Mixer
LA’s homeless population grew by 16% in the city last year. Homelessness is up by 40% in Orange County, and 17% in San Francisco.
Jun. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The shocking killing of a 32-year-old non-verbal autistic man by an off-duty LAPD officer at a Costco has parents of young autistic men wondering what it will take to keep their kids…
Jul. 2from Greater LA
Despite thousands of requests to repair LA’s sidewalks each year, city officials say they can only manage to fix about ten a month.
Jul. 22from Greater LA
The Annenberg Space for Photography's new exhibit, "Contact High," pays tribute to some of hip-hop’s greatest stars in all their glory and behind the scenes.
Jul. 16from Greater LA
This may be the year that California finally gets to pick who’ll be the next president.
May. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
From immigration raids and the census to the Mueller report to concerns about the looming federal debt limit. The national news just doesn’t seem to stop these days.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
During the LA Times’ Festival of Books, KCRW & 826LA joined together to find out what festival attendees appreciate about their neighborhoods, and what they’d like to improve.
Jun. 11from Members
The death of the nation’s longest serving federal judge is a reminder about our lack of effective judicial oversight.
Aug. 8from Zócalo's Connecting California
California State Senator Scott Wiener’s controversial housing bill, SB 50, has been shelved for debate until next year.
May. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand