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
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.
Sep. 9, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
This week, the political debate dominated political debate.
Aug. 2from Left, Right & Center
Last November's Woolsey Fire burned down hundreds of homes in LA and Ventura counties.
Aug. 19from Greater LA
LA was California's main wine producer in the 19th Century. But it was wiped off the winemakers map due to Prohibition, crop disease, and a population boom.
Aug. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
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
Will mass shootings become part of America’s background noise? That’s an ugly prospect raised by the deaths of 34 people this week in Texas, Ohio and California.
Aug. 8from To the Point
David Crosby formed what he views as rock’s first supergroup: Crosby, Stills and Nash.
Jul. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced sweeping raids at food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday.
Aug. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A recent government study found that up to 70% of pork chops in supermarkets can contain drug-resistant bacteria.
Aug. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand