Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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LA County DA candidates square off in KPCC debate

Five candidates running for Los Angeles County district attorney took to the stage of the Crawford Family Forum Tuesday evening to participate in a debate moderated by AirTalk host Larry Mantle. More


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STRONG! - A Film Screening and Conversation

STRONG!, a moving documentary that follows weightlifter Cheryl Haworth as she struggles with injury, self-confidence and body image on the road to the 2008 Olympic Games. More

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All the President’s Men – Watergate Up Close

Forty years after Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein broke the story that brought down a sitting U.S. president, the only things dated on the screen are the dial telephones, typewriters, and those haircuts. More

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Speaking of Jazz: The Bruce Forman Trio

See the video of the concert and interview with jazz guitar great, Bruce Forman, celebrating the release of his new trio recording, Formanism. The evening will begin with a performance by Bruce’s trio, followed by a conversation with Bruce hosted by AirTalk's Larry Mantle. More

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Kids and Food: What Do Chefs Do?

Hot dogs, mac ‘n cheese, PB and J sandwiches – what kids like to eat isn’t always the best for them. More

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Real Immigration Reform – Where’s the Progress?

Immigration reform – where are the political leaders and the media? Democrats and Republicans alike have made little progress on immigrant issues over the last few years, but is it for lack of effort? Politics, options wrapped in controversy, and the serious consequences of both doing nothing or going down a path of enforcement creates a mix made for stagnation. More

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Watergate: The Press, Politics and the Presidency

The Watergate break-in, White House cover-up, Deep Throat’s leaks to Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein… it’s the stuff of legend and arguably marked a sea-change in investigative journalism. More


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Survive, Thrive, Prevail: Finding the New Normal for CA Nonprofits

Jan Masaoka, CEO of the California Association of Nonprofits and author of Blue Avocado magazine, talked with KPCC’s Matt DeBord. More

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Candidates Forum: California 41st Assembly District

Southern California Public Radio will host the Pasadena Sun for an election forum May 9th, featuring the five candidates running for the 41st Assembly District on the June 5th ballot. More

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The Presidents Club: Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Fraternity

From Hoover and Truman to Obama and Bush 1 and 2, the backroom deals, secret alliances, rescue missions and bitter rivalries among America’s current and former presidents have helped shape our politics and history over the last half century. More