Megan Greenwell

Staff writer for the Washington Post

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The latest Labor Department report showed that the U.S. economy only created 38,000 jobs in May.

LA's Brain Drain Problem

The latest Labor Department report showed that the U.S. economy only created 38,000 jobs in May.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

After a shoot-out involving  Blackwater USA , the government of Iraq wants to crack down on private America's security contractors.  Megan Greenwell is in Baghdad for the  Washington…

Iraq to Review Security Contractors after Shooting

After a shoot-out involving Blackwater USA , the government of Iraq wants to crack down on private America's security contractors.  Megan Greenwell is in Baghdad for the Washington…

from To the Point

The northern city of Kirkuk
today saw its deadliest attack by insurgents since the start of the war in Iraq. A suicide
truck bomb and two smaller car bombs killed at least 85 people…

Bombing Kills Scores in Kirkuk

The northern city of Kirkuk today saw its deadliest attack by insurgents since the start of the war in Iraq. A suicide truck bomb and two smaller car bombs killed at least 85 people…

from To the Point

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Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

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On Tuesday, the jury found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty in the death of George Floyd.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

"Judging California’s climate change policies by greenhouse gas emissions is backwards.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Kamala Harris has been using her voice as a woman of color and former California attorney general to connect with the Black community after the Derek Chauvin trial, and to speak out…

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Josh Barro talks with the Left, Right & Center panel about the slow return of jobs, the rift among Republicans over Donald Trump and social media rule.

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The Derek Chauvin verdict: The former police officer charged with killing George Floyd faces three counts: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree…

KCRW’s Warren Olney talks with Jane Coaston, host of the New York Times podcast “The Argument,” about politics and race.

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LA County has moved to the least restrictive yellow tier in California’s reopening plan.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Journalist and anti-war activist David Harris speaks to Robert Scheer about his resistence to America’s genocide in Vietnam and his education in federal prison.

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