journalist and author
Journalist, and author of Free Ride: How Digital Parasites Are Destroying the Culture Business and How the Culture Business Can Fight Back
The FBI demands that Apple provide access to a dead terrorist Syed Farook's iPhone, which might contain evidence in December's deadly attack in San Bernardino.
Feb. 23, 2016from To the Point
There's a major battle on Capitol Hill involving big money with Republicans and Democrats on both sides of the issue.
Dec. 7, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
America's so-called "creative" industries are battling it out on Capitol Hill with a lot at stake for consumers who depend on the Internet.
Dec. 7, 2011from To the Point
Republicans have been demanding a vote to open the impeachment inquiry. They may get one Thursday.
Oct. 30from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The public phase of impeachment has begun.
Nov. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
This morning, a bitterly divided U.S. House of Representatives approved a resolution guiding the rules of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
Oct. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A gripping documentary documents the surprising role drug cartels and illegal traffickers are playing in the looming extinction of a rare whale.
Oct. 25from Scheer Intelligence
Twelve candidates are taking the stage at 5 PM PT at the CNN/New York Times Democratic Debate, hosted at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio
Oct. 15from KCRW Features
Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.
Oct. 18from Scheer Intelligence
Fire season now lasts all year long in Southern California, and residents of Topanga Canyon have set an example for how to get ready. Volunteers are on the alert to help their neighbors, save their homes and protect their animals, or to evacuate.
Oct. 31from To the Point
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
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.
Oct. 18from Left, Right & Center