Nisha Venkat

Nisha Venkat

USC-Luminary Fellow at KCRW

Nisha Venkat is pursuing a masters' at USC. She's passionate about reporting on the intersection of race, gender, policy and our everyday lives. Also, she really enjoys trying new flavors of instant ramen. You can reach her on Twitter at @bishabenkat.

Nisha Venkat on KCRW

Panelists discuss how President Biden is doing one year into his tenure, what the U.S. can — and should — do about Russia, and what Republicans stand for in 2022.

President Biden gets report card as he faces challenges on voting rights, Ukraine

Panelists discuss how President Biden is doing one year into his tenure, what the U.S. can — and should — do about Russia, and what Republicans stand for in 2022.

from Left, Right & Center

Panelists discuss how inflation is affecting consumers and lawmakers, and former congresswoman Jane Harman looks at voting rights and how to prevent Russia from invading Ukraine.

Inflation is erasing Biden’s other economic gains

Panelists discuss how inflation is affecting consumers and lawmakers, and former congresswoman Jane Harman looks at voting rights and how to prevent Russia from invading Ukraine.

from Left, Right & Center

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