Los Angeles Times
Columnist for the Los Angeles Times; sister of Stanford Law Professor Ralph Richard Banks
Last week, Liz Dwyer got a phone call that nobody ever wants to get. Her husband, Elarryo Bolden, had been hit by a truck while riding his bike. The driver fled the scene.
Jun. 24, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Unified has more charter schools than any other school district in the United States — with 15 percent of the student population.
Feb. 27, 2013from Which Way, L.A.?
Fired police officer Christopher Dorner is charged with on murdering one cop and he's threatened many more.
Feb. 12, 2013from To the Point
Cities nationwide have erupted in anguish and protest after police recently took the lives of African Americans: George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery.
May. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
He did, apparently. Just not while posing for photographs.
May. 22from Left, Right & Center
California is ready to partially reopen major sectors of its economy as early as this Friday, including retail shops and the manufacturers that supply them, Gov.
May. 5from KCRW Features
And Joe Biden personally addresses a sexual assault allegation.
May. 1from Left, Right & Center
Party Conventions nominated presidents since 1831. Will Covid-19 put an end to balloons, bunting and long-winded speeches? Will it also put an end to privacy?
May. 21from To the Point
Art workers are speaking out about anti-Asian racism and urging others to become allies. Some galleries are installing new exhibitions and taking visitors by appointment.
May. 26from Arts & Culture Stories
More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…
May. 30from News Stories
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss the politicization of the Department of Justice.
May. 26from The Legal Eagle Files
A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman José Huizar has agreed to plead guilty to a racketeering conspiracy charge in connection with the federal “pay-to-play” corruption…
May. 29from KCRW Features