University of California, Los Angeles
Associate Professor of Chicano/a Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles, and director of its North American Integration and Development Center
A new Trump administration rule says legal immigrants must forgo all public programs like food stamps and Medicaid if they want to become U.S. citizens.
Aug. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
After yesterday’s Republican victories, President Obama said he plans to issue executive orders to get around the GOP majorities in the Senate and Congress. One famous executive order…
Nov. 6, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
Most news reports about Mexico feature illegal immigration and the bloody violence of drug cartels.
Mar. 4, 2014from Which Way, L.A.?
A national museum celebrating Korean-American heritage is one step closer to reality, with new funding announced this week and new renderings from LA-based Morphosis Architects. The…
Aug. 8from Design and Architecture
Parking in downtown LA isn’t exactly easy.
Aug. 16from KCRW Features
Three shootings in the span of one week in California, Texas, and Ohio have community members and political leaders speaking out against gun violence and hateful rhetoric toward the…
Aug. 5from Greater LA
This week, LA County Board of Supervisors approved a new sustainability plan that includes making parks and public lands more accessible, going fossil fuel-free in 25 years, and…
Aug. 7from Greater LA
Can he really get Republicans on board?
Aug. 9from Left, Right & Center
Supervisors cancelled the latest planned contract to rebuild the Men's Central Jail. So what now?
Aug. 14from KCRW Features
The Annenberg Space for Photography's new exhibit, "Contact High," pays tribute to some of hip-hop’s greatest stars in all their glory and behind the scenes.
Jul. 16from Greater LA
In the Central Coast beach town of Carpinteria, local produce farms are turning into cannabis farms. Residents are torn about whether to enjoy or protest the transformations.
Jul. 24from Greater LA
For a monthly fee, the Santa Monica startup Carenote connects lonely Americans with a person in the Philippines who calls regularly to chat.
Aug. 12from Greater LA