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Tyrone Howard

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Tyrone Howard is a professor of education, Associate Dean for Equity & Inclusion, and founder and director of the Black Male Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Tyrone Howard on KCRW

Since well before the 2016 election, the country has been engaged in vociferous debate about whether black lives matter.

Black Lives Matter and Trump

Since well before the 2016 election, the country has been engaged in vociferous debate about whether black lives matter.

from One Year Later

Studies show that everything from family income to teachers’ attitudes play a role in the achievement gap between black and Latino students in California and their white and Asian…

What makes LA's black and Latino boys successful?

Studies show that everything from family income to teachers’ attitudes play a role in the achievement gap between black and Latino students in California and their white and Asian…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

New standardized test results prove that  California is struggling  when it comes to race, education and closing the achievement gap.

CA student scores improve overall, but black students lag behind

New standardized test results prove that California is struggling when it comes to race, education and closing the achievement gap.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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The State of California has filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit against the city.

from KCRW Features

There are so many Democrats wanting to be president in 2020. Cory Booker is the latest to announce.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Immigrants are teaching Californians how to live healthier lives.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Plans for the high-speed rail project originally meant to connect L.A. and San Francisco - are now derailed. At least, so it seems.

from The Mixer

There’s another big awards show this weekend in Los Angeles. And this one, like some others, is trying to move past controversy that concerns inclusion.

from The Mixer

Tensions flare in the town of Carpinteria over the smell of pot.

from The 805

50 years ago, The Beatles performed what would become their last concert together.

from KCRW Features

The Green New Deal targets climate change--but that’s not all.

from To the Point

New emails show that Mayor Garcetti’s former deputy mayor solicited donations from big real estate developers who wanted to build in LA. We find out what was in those emails.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand