Olivia Katrandjian

Retro Report

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Reporter for Retro Report, a weekly video documentary series that examines major news stories from the past and explores what has happened since; co-producer of the documentary SWAT: Mission Creep

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The militarization of local police was a major reason for massive protests last month after Michael Brown was shot by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

SWAT’s LA Roots

The militarization of local police was a major reason for massive protests last month after Michael Brown was shot by an officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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The Walt Disney Company recently announced that Disneyland will not reopen next month as planned, even though Disney World will reopen starting July 11.

from Hollywood Breakdown

The Fourth of July is typically spent watching parades, enjoying fireworks, and grilling food with friends and family.

from Greater LA

John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her cabinet today are discussing what to do when Germany takes the helm of the EU Council on July 1.

from Studio Berlin

The LA City Council voted Wednesday to   slash $150 million   from the Los Angeles Police Department’s budget.

from KCRW Features

LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl talks about the recent COVID-19 surge, balancing the health crisis with the economic crisis, possible fines for not wearing masks, and mixed messaging…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This week started with California reporting more than 6,000 new cases of coronavirus a day. That’s a record.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Burbank Congressman Adam Schiff addresses criticism of how House Democrats ran the impeachment of President Trump.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro reflects on 2020 so far with Dorian Warren and Megan McArdle.

from Left, Right & Center