Stephanie Pincetl

California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA

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Stephanie Pincetl on KCRW

Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

In Our Backyard No. 3: Heat is the deadliest aspect of climate change. It’s turning some underserved LA neighborhoods red hot

Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

from To the Point

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

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Caitlyn Jenner, reality TV star and California gubernatorial hopeful, said over the weekend that she was against trans girls competing in girls’ sports.

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The city of LA has locked basketball hoops in Venice Beach, even as more outdoor and indoor activities get the green light to restart.

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Pulitzer Prize-winner Chris Hedges joins Robert Scheer to discuss the WikiLeaks founder’s plight as he languishes in a British prison.

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In East Hollywood, a parking lot has been turned into LA’s first government-run homeless encampment.

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State Senator Steven Bradford's bill would create a misconduct review panel that could strip officers of their badges.

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The Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise in November 2018, becoming the most destructive and deadliest fire in state history.

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