author of “American Fix: Inside the Opioid Addiction Crisis and How to End It”
Last year, more than 70,000 people died from drug overdoses, mostly from opioids, including prescription painkillers such as OxyContin, Vicodin, and Fentanyl.
Sep. 12, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nearly half a dozen Democratic presidential candidates want Brett Kavanaugh impeached after new information came out about possible sexual impropriety when he was at Yale.
Sep. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Scientists hope to reduce whale fatalities from ship collisions by using a new sound technology that detects when the endangered animals are present, and then alerts cargo ships to…
Aug. 28from Greater LA
Former FBI agent Asha Rangappa is our special guest!
Sep. 4from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Absolute immunity, executive privilege, crony privilege?
Sep. 18from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The race for the presidential nomination poses another stress test for the Democratic Party.
Aug. 29from To the Point
Homeless deaths spiked by 76% in Los Angeles last year. This year's deaths have already outpaced that.
Sep. 6from KCRW Features
Broadway Federal Bank was founded more than 70 years ago to serve LA's African-American community. It currently stands as the only black-owned bank headquartered in the Western U.S.
Sep. 9from Greater LA
Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide. At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.
Sep. 19from To the Point
Some 40% percent of recycling centers in California have closed in the last five years, while there's more plastic production, and much of it is for one-time use.
Sep. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand