Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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The Crawford Family Forum

Is nuclear fusion the energy of the future?

Nuclear Fusion: Success could mean almost limitless, relatively clean energy to power civilization. Don’t miss this glimpse into the unknown. More

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

The Crawford Family Forum

Difficult Conversations: Talking about the end of life

Conversations about end of life….they are not easy, and many of us avoid having them until it’s too late. But in some cultures, planning for end of life is the norm. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

Olympic Day at KPCC: Pin trading, film viewing, and Olympic track cycling

For the fifth year in a row, the Crawford Family Forum at KPCC is the site of Pasadena’s annual Olympic Day celebration. More

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

Japanese American National Museum - Tateuchi Democracy Forum

#Multicultivate: Can diversity really be taught?

The interracial Cheerios commercial. The Swiffer ad with a mixed race family and a dad who lost a hand and part of his arm. The Honey Maid #ThisIsWholesome campaign featuring a range of families, including a gay couple and their two sons. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

Population growth and the last, best hope for Earth's future

In his bestselling book The World Without Us, Alan Weisman considered how the Earth would heal itself if humanity disappeared. Behind that groundbreaking thought experiment was his hope that we would find a way to add humans back to this vision of a restored, healthy planet - but in harmony, not mortal combat, with the rest of nature. More

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The NoHo Arts Center

How do spaces become places? Making LA's creative community thrive

Creative placemaking in Los Angeles: Could turning spaces into places make L.A. a vibrant city for all? More

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The Crawford Family Forum

Overwhelmed: Looking at America's obsession with being busy

“Are our brains, our partners, our culture, and our bosses making it impossible for us to experience anything but “contaminated time?” More

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The Crawford Family Forum

The New Black: African-Americans and the gay rights struggle

The New Black examines how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. More

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

The Crawford Family Forum

'The Madwoman in the Volvo': Sandra Tsing Loh’s year of raging hormones

“Imaginatively twisted and fearless…” -- that’s how the Los Angeles Times describes Sandra Tsing Loh and her latest book "The Madwoman in the Volvo." More

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The Crawford Family Forum

5 recipes to make mom happy this Mother's Day

Kid-tested, Mom-approved? L.A. chefs and food writers talk mothers, food and tradition with KPCC Off-Ramp's Kevin Ferguson. More