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LA County Sheriff: Our relationship with ICE won’t change for Trump

LA County Sheriff: Our relationship with ICE won’t change for Trump
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Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell announces the arrests of three people for trafficking a Los Angeles woman after fooling her into thinking she was going to a birthday party. McDonnell spoke at a news conference on March 9, 2016.; Credit: Amanda Myers/AP Matt Dangelantonio | AirTalk Immigration has been a hot topic of discussion […]

LA County Sheriff: Our relationship with ICE won’t change for Trump

LA County Sheriff: Our relationship with ICE won’t change for Trump

Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell announces the arrests of three people for trafficking a Los Angeles woman after fooling her into thinking she was going to a birthday party. McDonnell spoke at a news conference on March 9, 2016.; Credit: Amanda Myers/AP Matt Dangelantonio | AirTalk Immigration has been a hot topic of discussion […]

Did Trump pull an about-face at the NYT?

Did Trump pull an about-face at the NYT?

US President-elect Donald Trump waves to the crowd after leaving a meeting at the New York Times on November 22, 2016 in New York. ; Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk The latest on the incoming Presidential administration. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is Donald Trump’s nominee for UN Ambassador. Ben Carson says he’s been […]

What LA can do to resist Trump’s stance on immigration

What LA can do to resist Trump’s stance on immigration

Downtown Los Angeles is photographed March 6, 2003 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images AirTalk Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti isn’t budging on the city’s immigration stance, even with the threat of cuts to federal funding. According to the L.A. Times, the president-elect’s pick for White House Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus, said […]

The journalistic ethics behind NPR’s recent interviews on alt-right

The journalistic ethics behind NPR’s recent interviews on alt-right

People protest the appointment of white nationalist alt-right media mogul, former Breitbart News head Steve Bannon, to be chief strategist of the White House by President-elect Donald Trump on November 16, 2016. ; Credit: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk With the appointment of Breitbart News executive Steve Bannon as President-elect Trump’s chief strategist, there are mounting concerns […]

How to increase food production? Improve photosynthesis

How to increase food production? Improve photosynthesis

A corn field is pictured from a hot air balloon on August 20, 2014, in Sable-sur-Sarthe, western France. ; Credit: JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk Ever get a sunburn sitting outside because you are getting some of essential vitamin D? It turns out plants also get sun-damage despite needing to photosynthesize. Most plants develop a shield […]

Ethical and legal aspects of President-elect Trump’s financial affairs, plus a look at his proposed lobbying ban

Ethical and legal aspects of President-elect Trump’s financial affairs, plus a look at his proposed lobbying ban

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attends the grand opening ceremony at the new Trump International Hotel October 26, 2016 in Washington, DC. ; Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images AirTalk The vast and varied business dealings of President-elect Donald Trump would pose a plethora of conflicts of interest, and while the legality of those conflicts is in […]

LAPD Chief Beck: ‘Immigration is not the job of local law enforcement’

LAPD Chief Beck: ‘Immigration is not the job of local law enforcement’

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck points to the black ribbon on his badge while addressing police recruits at their graduation ceremony on July 8, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images Jasmin Tuffaha and Natalie Chudnovsky | AirTalk Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck joined AirTalk Wednesday to answer questions about […]

LAPD Chief Beck: ‘Immigration is not the job of local law enforcement’

LAPD Chief Beck: ‘Immigration is not the job of local law enforcement’

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck points to the black ribbon on his badge while addressing police recruits at their graduation ceremony on July 8, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images Jasmin Tuffaha and Natalie Chudnovsky | AirTalk Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck joined AirTalk Wednesday to answer questions about […]

LAPD Chief on policing immigration policy, Trump protests, Props 57, 64 and more

LAPD Chief on policing immigration policy, Trump protests, Props 57, 64 and more

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck points to the black ribbon on his badge while addressing police recruits at their graduation ceremony on July 8, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck will join AirTalk today to answer questions about challenges the LAPD might face […]