Nick Summers

Staff writer at Bloomberg Businessweek

Guest

Writes about Wall Street for Bloomberg Businessweek. Joined the magazine in 2012 from Newsweek, as a senior business writer. Before that, wrote the weekly “Off The Record” media column for The New York Observer. He also worked for Newsweek from 2005 to 2010, covering the 2008 presidential election and contributing to the magazine’s best-selling book “A Long Time Coming.” Nick co-founded the blog IvyGate. In 2005 he graduated from Columbia University, where he was editor-in-chief of the Columbia Daily Spectator.

Nick Summers on KCRW

Whitney Wolfe is suing the hook-up app Tinder for sexual harassment and discrimination.

Tinder Lawsuit

Whitney Wolfe is suing the hook-up app Tinder for sexual harassment and discrimination.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Bradley Cooper has two films out — “Licorice Pizza” and “Nightmare Alley.” In the first of a two-part interview, Cooper tells KCRW how he prepared for each role.

from The Business

Turning the page on a new year, Pico Iyer and Vrajaprana share insights on human frailty and spirituality from authors Graham Greene and Swami Vivekananda.

from Life Examined

After the deaths of her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and her daughter, Quintana, Joan Didion wrote "Blue Nights," the most personal and poetic book of her career.

from Bookworm

California is losing its leadership position in the effort to mitigate climate change, and politics and other disasters may be to blame, according to a state lawmaker.

from To the Point

To get a COVID test now, you have to be a savvy consumer. KCRW shares tips on navigating options from LA County, pharmacies, and drugstores.

from Greater LA

Weight loss is never easy, but is it easier to do together than alone?

from Second Opinion

Arts journalist Carolina Miranda asks in her essay remembering California native Joan Didion.

from Good Food

After COVID-19 claimed the lives of more than 33,000 Latinos in California, community leaders fear that the high number of deaths would have generation-crossing and traumatic effects…

from KCRW Features

Peter Richardson joins Robert Scheer to discuss his latest book, “Savage Journey,” on the legendary Gonzo journalist.

from Scheer Intelligence