WNYC’s “On the Media” and co-host of the podcast “TLDR”
Producer for WNYC's On The Media and co-host of the podcast TLDR
It’s almost 2015, and the battle between publishers and Google News continues -- at least in Spain, where newspapers are furious at the Internet giant for publishing snippets of their…
Dec. 18, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The power of the internet is undeniable: A few tweets can turn a random bag boy into an instant celebrity or destroy a politician’s career.
Nov. 12, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
You’re walking down the street, and someone randomly shouts out that you’re hot. If you’re a guy, you might think that sounds pretty great.
Oct. 29, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Over the past year, China has almost stopped accepting America’s recyclables. More than 200 recycling centers in California closed last month.
Sep. 11from Greater LA
Dunce, by Mary Ruefle, finds meaning everywhere.
Sep. 12from Bookworm
Five years ago, a Palestinian teen was kidnapped off the streets in Jerusalem. He was beaten and burned alive.
Sep. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The competition was fierce. Taco Maria and Kernel of Truth returned in the corn category, their tortillas even better than last year.
Sep. 9from Good Food
An LA Times business columnist discusses the difficult time he’s had coming off antidepressants.
Sep. 10from Greater LA
Broadway Federal Bank was founded more than 70 years ago to serve LA's African-American community. It currently stands as the only black-owned bank headquartered in the Western U.S.
Sep. 9from Greater LA
For chef Evan Funke of Felix Trattoria, hand-rolling pasta is a high calling. Esquire’s Jeff Gordinier dishes on his travels with Rene Redzepi.
Sep. 13from Good Food
A state bill called AB 5 would require businesses that rely on independent contractors to reclassify them as employees and offer benefits such as health insurance and sick pay. There’s…
Sep. 11from KCRW Features
Five months after firing their agents, members of the Writers Guild are still at war with the major agencies over packaging fees.
Sep. 6from The Business