Fellow at the Wilson Center in Washington and author of The Party: The Secret World of China's Communist Rulers
How did this morning’s stock crash come about, anyway? We take a closer at what’s going on in China, and how what happened there precipitated the major market losses around the world.
Aug. 24, 2015
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Ximena Vengoechea wants to teach us how to listen again with her new book “Listen Like You Mean It,” but is that even possible in a capitalist world?
from Scheer Intelligence
Before Lin-Manuel Miranda brought his astonishing "Hamilton" to Broadway he created "In the Heights," a Broadway musical set in a Latino, mostly Dominican neighborhood of Washington…
from Film Reviews
Music has always played an important role in cultures across the globe and across the millenia.
from Life Examined
Earlier in his career, Hugh Grant played the charming lead in romantic comedies.
from The Business
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 11, 2021.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
We don’t want to go out, we want to stay in—and keep grooving to this week’s chart topper, the exquisite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” from U.K. compilation label BBE Music .
from Music Special Programming
A lifeguard tower honoring LGBTQ-plus pride was unveiled in Long Beach this afternoon.
from KCRW Features
Some of the world’s largest corporations like Amazon, Walmart, Google, and UPS are all looking into using drones to deliver small packages.
from Greater LA
Director and actor Natalie Morales on making an R-rated teen comedy about health care.
from The Treatment