Executive Director of 2nd Call, a gang intervention organization that works in South Los Angeles
In Los Angeles, streets, freeways, train tracks and the LA River form boundaries that many of us aren’t aware of. These are the boundaries of gang territories.
Mar. 13, 2018from Design and Architecture
Former Los Angeles Police Chief Bill Bratton is credited with bringing a community policing approach to the LAPD, a department that, before his arrival in 2002, had been notorious for…
Jul. 8, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The City of L.A. has agreed to pay $30 million in a lawsuit over its gang injunctions.
Mar. 17, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The White House has unveiled a $1 trillion stimulus package in response to COVID-19.
Mar. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Is your body more of a machine, or a garden?
Mar. 18from Here Be Monsters
Recollections of My Nonexistence is a personal, cultural, political, and journalistic hybrid narrative about the formative years in the life of Rebecca Solnit.
Mar. 26from Bookworm
What are renters and landlords doing when rent is due on April 1? One LA City Councilman is fighting for a rent freeze.
Mar. 26from Greater LA
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Schools rightfully closed campuses during the coronavirus pandemic, but that lost class time should be made up.
Mar. 26from Zócalo's Connecting California
Chancellor Angela Merkel's handling of the COVID-19 crisis is being praised around the world.
Mar. 24from Studio Berlin
Today’s entire show is about how Angelenos are helping their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. One Huntington Park bakery is offering free bread to kids each day.
Mar. 25from Greater LA
With restaurants, concert venues and bars closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, those who work in the hospitality and music industries won’t collect pay at the end of March.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features