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Azusa Pacific University trustee, students address debate over same-sex relationships on Evangelical Christian college campuses

Azusa Pacific University trustee, students address debate over same-sex relationships on Evangelical Christian college campuses

Rainbow Flag at Women’s March LA 2018; Credit: Becca Murray/KPCC AirTalk® Students at Azusa Pacific University protested on campus Monday in response to an ongoing discussion over romantic LGBTQ relationships on campus. The school’s student handbook contains language prohibiting students from engaging in “a romanticized same-sex relationship,” but students and administrators had reached an agreement […]

Kavanaugh tick-tock: Confirmation vote looms this week as Senate Dems & a few Republicans hold out for FBI inquiry results

Kavanaugh tick-tock: Confirmation vote looms this week as Senate Dems & a few Republicans hold out for FBI inquiry results

Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on his nomination be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, focusing on allegations of sexual assault by Kavanaugh against Christine Blasey Ford in the early 1980s; Credit: Tom Williams-Pool/Getty Images AirTalk® As the F.B.I investigation into allegations of sexual assault […]

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California Governor Jerry Brown gestures as Attorney General Xavier Becerra laughs during a press conference at the California State Capitol on March 7, 2018 in Sacramento, California.; Credit: Stephen Lam/Getty Images AirTalk® California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation’s toughest net neutrality measure Sunday, requiring internet providers to maintain a level playing field online. The […]

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California Governor Jerry Brown gestures as Attorney General Xavier Becerra laughs during a press conference at the California State Capitol on March 7, 2018 in Sacramento, California.; Credit: Stephen Lam/Getty Images AirTalk® California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation’s toughest net neutrality measure Sunday, requiring internet providers to maintain a level playing field online. The […]

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California passes tougher net neutrality law, setting up battle with federal rule

California Governor Jerry Brown gestures as Attorney General Xavier Becerra laughs during a press conference at the California State Capitol on March 7, 2018 in Sacramento, California.; Credit: Stephen Lam/Getty Images AirTalk® California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation’s toughest net neutrality measure Sunday, requiring internet providers to maintain a level playing field online. The […]

Legal and political analysis of the Ford, Kavanaugh testimonies, plus we tune in to the Judiciary Committee vote

Legal and political analysis of the Ford, Kavanaugh testimonies, plus we tune in to the Judiciary Committee vote

From left, Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., listen as Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Pool/Getty […]

Ford, Kavanaugh testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee

Ford, Kavanaugh testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee

Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in prior to giving testimony before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Pool/Getty Images AirTalk® Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, a California psychology professor, testify on sexual misconduct allegations before the Senate Judiciary Committee […]

What will be the scope of the newly created CA Office of Election Cybersecurity?

What will be the scope of the newly created CA Office of Election Cybersecurity?

Staff members attend an event where Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano delivered remarks at the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team/National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center facility October 30, 2009 in Arlington, Virginia. ; Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images AirTalk® A recently passed Assembly Bill has created a new office under Secretary […]

The political dimension of the Kavanaugh interview

The political dimension of the Kavanaugh interview

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh listens during the first day of his confirmation hearing in front of the US Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, on September 4, 2018 as his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh looks on.; Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® Brett and Ashley Kavanaugh went on Fox News yesterday for an […]

The political dimension of the Kavanaugh interview

The political dimension of the Kavanaugh interview

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh listens during the first day of his confirmation hearing in front of the US Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, on September 4, 2018 as his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh looks on.; Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® Brett and Ashley Kavanaugh went on Fox News yesterday for an […]