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
Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper is known for his centrist views.
Jun. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
An angel and a demon working together to save the world -- that's the plot of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s 1990 fantasy novel "Good Omens."
May. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand tweeted on Wednesday -- after Robert Mueller spoke out on his report -- that impeachment hearings must start.
May. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This may be the year that California finally gets to pick who’ll be the next president.
May. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
KCRW's Tom Schnabel pays tribute to jazz DJ Bo Leibowitz, who died on Monday.
Jun. 5from KCRW Features
On Memorial Day, we listen back to some of our favorite recent interviews. David Kipen shares people's long-enduring complaints about LA.
May. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For people who are trying to mask their accent and sound more American, there are now more possibilities than a human coach.
Jun. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Well, you can try.
Jun. 5from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
One of Donald Trump’s last California properties, a 5400 square foot Beverly Hills mansion, has been sold for $13.5 million.
Jun. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand