author, 'Entertaining Elephants'
Associate professor at the University of Guelph in Ontario and the author of Entertaining Elephants: Animal Agency and the Business of the American Circus.
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus have announced they’re going to phase out elephants from their shows by 2018.
Mar. 5, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Santa Monica Airport is expected to close by 2028 and be replaced by a park, and this weekend the city will begin digging up both ends of the runway.
Jun. 11from Design and Architecture
By messing with the largest and one of the highest functioning health care systems in the nation we are putting our vet’s health at risk.
Jun. 9from Second Opinion
The federal government may have to stand trial for violating the rights of young people.
Jun. 10from To the Point
17-year-old Lupe Felix used to go to high school in Boyle Heights, but she moved to Tijuana last summer to live with her mom, who was deported.
Jun. 10from Greater LA
Medical decisions are complex and we often rely on our values and preferences rather than exclusively on the science.
Jun. 16from Second Opinion
This week, you can: celebrate the Bauhaus 100 years after its founding; challenge your "ageist" perspective; hear good friends Frank Gehry and Charles Arnoldi in conversation; meet…
Jun. 10from Design and Architecture
Writer-producer Simon Kinberg has worked on the X-Men movie franchise since 2006. ‘Dark Phoenix’ was his directorial debut.
Jun. 14from The Business
Census experts say the “hardest to count” census tract in Southern California is a nondescript little patch of Koreatown.
Jun. 13from Greater LA
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp praises the artist’s power grab.
Jun. 13from Art Talk