Stephanie Pincetl

California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA

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Stephanie Pincetl on KCRW

There’s a proposal to build some 20,000 new affordable homes in a new town filled with shops and services.

Building new housing in a wildlife area: Good idea?

There’s a proposal to build some 20,000 new affordable homes in a new town filled with shops and services.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

California is facing the Pineapple Express, a major storm this weekend and another next week, that is expected to bring six feet of snow and 12 inches of rain.

California's drought: The beginning of the end?

California is facing the Pineapple Express, a major storm this weekend and another next week, that is expected to bring six feet of snow and 12 inches of rain.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

UCLA has just come out with its Environmental Report Card and LA County’s water gets a C. That’s a general grade for quality, how much we use, and where we get it from.

LA Water Conservation Lags Behind

UCLA has just come out with its Environmental Report Card and LA County’s water gets a C. That’s a general grade for quality, how much we use, and where we get it from.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Shannon James has a full-time job as a dock worker at the Port of Long Beach.

from Greater LA

How the impeachment fight between the Trump administration and Democrats illustrates Trump’s expansive view of presidential powers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Let’s talk about this letter from the White House, calling the “impeachment inquiry” illegitimate.

There’s a lot of tension around immigration and the border, but could something as simple as a taco be a unifier, especially on this National Taco Day?

A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

from To the Point

Homeless people around LA are saying that they’re experiencing more hostility from homeowners and renters.

from Greater LA

These are some interesting texts.

from Left, Right & Center

PG&E says it may cut power in Northern California starting Wednesday due to fire risks.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand