Rachel Swarns on KCRW

After decades of litigation over policies of racial discrimination, the practice still exists in some major American labor unions.

Minority Union Workers Get Back Pay after Years of Discrimination

After decades of litigation over policies of racial discrimination, the practice still exists in some major American labor unions.

from To the Point

As Congress returns from its August recess, a  CNN poll  finds that 76 percent of Americans are angry about the way the country's being run.

Congress Dragging Its Feet on Immigration Reform

As Congress returns from its August recess, a CNN poll finds that 76 percent of Americans are angry about the way the country's being run.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the grand jury empaneled to consider indictments for or related to former President Trump, and more.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Community activists, entrepreneurs, and local politicians are keeping tabs on President Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure spending plan that’s currently being debated on Capitol Hill.

from Greater LA

Political fallout is mounting as LA grapples with how to house its many residents living on the streets.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

KCRW is joining other public radio stations up and down the state to mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd.

It’s been two weeks since a gunman in San Jose reported to work, opened fire, and killed nine people before killing himself.

Josh Barro talks with panelists Rachel Bovard, Elizabeth Bruenig

from Left, Right & Center

With the state’s color-coded reopening tiers riding off into the sunset, there’s no more social distancing, and masks in almost every indoor situation are being retired.

from KCRW Features

Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Joe Mathews says, “If America needs a 1/6 commission, then California must have a 3/13 commission.”

from Zócalo's Connecting California