Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.
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What’s inside WGA deal, when might SAG-AFTRA strike end?
‘Cassandro’ changed lucha libre for queer wrestlers
After months-long strike, how did WGA reach tentative deal with AMPTP?
Average LA gas hits $6/gallon. What’s driving the rise?
Hollywood strikes: What roles do Newsom and Bass play?
What happened to the American boy band?
Nina Simone’s newly unearthed live album is about love and revolution
Weekend film reviews, intellectual disabilities within a family
US dams are old, poorly maintained, threatened by climate change
LA food pantry rarely turns anyone away as poverty rate rises
Grace Potter pays a musical homage to the open road
Sex, health, immigration status: Your car could be collecting personal info
The case for stocking up on Narcan, which reverses opioid overdoses
CA leads US in offering advanced degrees to people behind bars
Rotisserie chicken makes for easy meals, US might adopt looser marijuana rules
‘It's scary every day’: Hollywood crew members during strikes
Students’ gender identity is at center of political fight in Chino
Kirk Franklin: Gospel is a reminder that you’re built for something bigger
CA octopus garden: Why cephalopods are coming here to nest