UC Santa Cruz
Associate professor of sociology at UC Santa Cruz.
Across the country, early voting for Tuesday's midterm election has been happening in record numbers, but here in California, the numbers aren’t that impressive.
Nov. 2, 2018from The Mixer
This year, Silver Lake resident Maebe A. Girl became the first drag queen elected to public office in the U.S. We look at how she got there, and how she hopes to take Rep.
Sep. 24from Greater LA
Reports of San Francisco’s demise have been greatly exaggerated.
Jul. 25from Zócalo's Connecting California
Electric vehicles seem to be the way of the future, especially for people who want to reduce their carbon footprint. But if you’re a renter, where are you doing most of your charging?
Sep. 30from Greater LA
We get the latest on the Saddleridge fire that’s moving fast in the San Fernando Valley.
Oct. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The bill sent Uber and Lyft scrambling, and it might reshape business in the entertainment industry.
Sep. 10from KCRW Features
In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.
Aug. 15from Zócalo's Connecting California
There’s a lot of tension around immigration and the border, but could something as simple as a taco be a unifier, especially on this National Taco Day?
Oct. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Trump administration tried to bury a report showing that it's water use plans for California would decimate a unique species of salmon.
Aug. 22from KCRW Features
What are the key issues for black voters in LA right now?
Jul. 17from Greater LA