Levine Museum of the New South
Staff historian at the Levine Museum of the New South
As we wait for the re-nomination of America's first black president, it's worth pointing out that Charlotte was a focal point of the Civil Rights movement and integration.
Sep. 3, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
Sep. 3, 2012from To the Point
T he LA County Board of Supervisors recently voted to close Men's Central Jail and replace it with permanent supportive housing at "Restorative Care Villages.” Supervisor Hilda L.
Jul. 9from Greater LA
Mely Corado was shot and killed by Los Angeles police officers while at her job at the Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake almost two years ago.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
Professor Yolanda Pierce, Dean of the Howard University School of Divinity, talks with KCRW’s Jonathan Bastian about the history and the legacy of the Black church and its connection…
Jul. 25from Life Examined
Karen Bass is among a new generation of leaders who have risen from South L.A.’s Community Coalition.
Jul. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
Protests for racial justice in the United States have been ongoing for the past two months.
Jul. 30from KCRW Features
Throughout the uprisings inspired by the killings of Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Freddie Gray and so many other Black victims, white leaders refused to learn from Black Lives Matter,…
Jul. 10from Scheer Intelligence
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced on Monday that international students will not be allowed to stay in the U.S. if they cannot take in-person college courses this fall.
Jul. 7from Greater LA
Some members of the Los Angeles Times Guild have formed a Latino Caucus and written an open letter to management that calls for better representation in the newsroom.
Jul. 23from KCRW Features
John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.
Jul. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand