Rebecca Mooney

Producer, Scheer Intelligence

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Rebecca Mooney on KCRW

The “Queer Eye” star opens up about being sexually abused at a young age, and how that trauma led to binging and purging, abusing drugs, and becoming a sex worker.

Jonathan Van Ness on sexual abuse and self-worth

The “Queer Eye” star opens up about being sexually abused at a young age, and how that trauma led to binging and purging, abusing drugs, and becoming a sex worker.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

At a cafe, it’s awkward when you pay for a pastry or coffee on an iPad, then the screen asks how much you’d like to tip (or not tip).

iPad tipping etiquette: 20% for a latte?

At a cafe, it’s awkward when you pay for a pastry or coffee on an iPad, then the screen asks how much you’d like to tip (or not tip).

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A last minute ceasefire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.

Who wins from the Syria ceasefire?

A last minute ceasefire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.

from Left, Right & Center

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When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.

from KCRW Features

Let’s talk about this letter from the White House, calling the “impeachment inquiry” illegitimate.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

What did President Trump do this time?

from Left, Right & Center

Buckle up.

from Left, Right & Center

“Midnight Traveler” tells the harrowing story of Afghani director Hassan Fazili and his family’s displacement as filmed on their cell phones.

from Scheer Intelligence

These are some interesting texts.

from Left, Right & Center

Lots of news this week.

from Left, Right & Center

KCRW speaks with members of LA's Jewish community, plus Israeli and Palestinian expats about Tuesday's Israeli election.

from Greater LA

Despite mounting evidence, Republicans in the House and the Senate are defending President Trump or keeping their heads down. Veteran GOP conservatives accuse them of sacrificing morality for short-term political gain. Meantime the Trump Administration calls the impeachment inquiry “unconstitutional,” while legal scholars point out that it’s part of Article II. And how did Ukraine, an obscure former Soviet republic, become so important? Money.

from To the Point