senior reporter for Mother Jones
Police in Richmond, California have been piloting a program for the last seven years that pays a group of potentially violent people to not commit crimes.
Jun. 27, 2014
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
June 19, 1865 was the day in Galveston, Texas when enslaved African Americans learned they were free a full two years after then-President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation…
from Good Food
Writer Nida Manzoor wanted “We Are Lady Parts,” her series about an all-female Muslim punk band, to be funny.
from The Business
LA currently has zero lesbian bars. Since the closure of LA’s last remaining gay bar in 2017, the second-largest city in the U.S.
from Greater LA
Joan Silber writes about life's strange surprises in her new book, “Secrets of Happiness."
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 18, 2021.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
No, you’re not experiencing deja vu . St. Vincent and Durand Jones (plus the Indications) have once again stepped into the ring to battle it out for the number one spot.
from Music Special Programming
Joe Mathews says, “If America needs a 1/6 commission, then California must have a 3/13 commission.”
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Aducanumab is not just a drug that doesn’t seem to work, but it is an enormously expensive drug but provides false hope to desperate families.
from Second Opinion
With the state’s color-coded reopening tiers riding off into the sunset, there’s no more social distancing, and masks in almost every indoor situation are being retired.
from KCRW Features