KCRW's Press Play with Madeleine Brand

KCRW's Press Play with Madeleine Brand

  • KCRW's Press Play with Madeleine Brand
  • Madeleine Brand examines the latest ideas and trends that are shaping our world and shaping Los Ange...


Hair Forensics, the Story of Armenians in L.A., and Dabbing

The FBI has helped convict hundreds of suspects using hair analysis based on faulty science. Also, on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, ... Read more

April 25, 2015 | 50 min

"Fog of War" in Age of Drones, Belle Gibson, and Facebook?s News Grab

We take a two-part look at today?s White House revelation that two aid workers were accidentally killed by a U.S. drone strike in January. They were b... Read more

April 24, 2015 | 51 min

Carson Approves NFL Stadium, California Raisins in Court, and Ben Affleck

The Carson City Council has approved plans for an NFL stadium. If they build it, will any teams come? The comedy duo the Sklar Brothers give us the sc... Read more

April 23, 2015 | 52 min

South L.A. to SOLA, Boosting Health With Mindfulness and Awe, LACMA at 50

Today, the Los Angeles City Council votes on a proposal to give South L.A. a new name: SOLA. Why, and do neighborhood name changes ever translate to r... Read more

April 21, 2015 | 52 min

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