Chairman of the Mathematics Department at Occidental College
and president of the Barbara Jordan/Bayard Rustin Coalition, a black gay-rights
group in Los Angeles, California
Barack Obama 's expected to produce a record turnout of African American voters in California, and that could have an impact beyond the presidential election.
Oct. 30, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
While a dispute between China and the US means tariffs and perhaps fewer imports, there’s another potential jobs killer at the Port of LA: automation.
May. 13from Greater LA
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
There’s a rise of so-called grey divorces, which involve couples in their 50s and older.
May. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA is often called a concrete jungle, but it’s teeming with wild animals, insects and plants. More than 5000 species of birds live here or pass through as they migrate up the coast.
May. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hundreds of residential hotels in the City of LA offer shelter for people who would otherwise be homeless, but trendier SROs are popping up for young professionals with more money.
May. 6from Greater LA
California is known as the capital of health and wellness fads. But when and how did the Golden State get that reputation?
May. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A memorial helps mark this week’s five year anniversary of the deadly Isla Vista shootings.
May. 24from The 805
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point