Gold Star Mother
Mother of of a son who was killed in Iraq, and an advocate for Iraq veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome, she founded the Sgt Patrick R McCaffrey Froundation for War Veterans
Memorial Day began after the Civil War, which killed 600,000 Americans, North and South.
May. 26, 2008from To the Point
Pentagon policy calls for equal time on and off duty, but troops in Iraq spend 15 months in combat with just 12 months on leave.
Jun. 21, 2007from To the Point
The 2020 presidential race has a crowded field of competitors, and many are making their way to Los Angeles for fundraisers, rallies, and other events. KCRW is tracking LA visits by…
Jul. 18from News Stories
A new investigative report uncovers rampant exploitation of caregivers at residential care homes across the nation, many of them poor immigrants who work for a pittance around the…
Jul. 19from Scheer Intelligence
The challenge of climate change can seem overwhelming--especially with the Trump administration dropping the ball. But cities have opportunities to make change.
Jul. 15from To the Point
Playboy Magazine built a culture of objectifying women that doesn't fly in the #MeToo era.
Aug. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In a groundbreaking series, Shoshana Walter reveals the work camps operating all over the country under the guise of rehab centers.
Aug. 2from Scheer Intelligence
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
Can he really get Republicans on board?
Aug. 9from Left, Right & Center
Last week's mass shooting in El Paso has been particularly painful for Angelenos, because so many have close ties to that city.
Aug. 8from Greater LA
Special Counsel Robert Mueller testifies before congress, but does he say anything new?
Jul. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers