Past Crawford Family Forum Events

Roberto (Bear) Guerra

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Talking Trash: Does it matter where our garbage goes? (Part 2)

Each of us produces an average of 100 tons of solid waste in our lifetimes, which “dies” in landfills that, in our minds, are very far away. More

Roberto (Bear) Guerra/ KPCC

Boys & Girls Club of Mecca

Talking Trash: Does it matter where our garbage goes? (Part 1)

The average person produces 100 tons of waste in a lifetime and more and more of that waste ships out to desert areas that aren’t as distant as we’d imagine. More

Zach First and Paul Zak

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The Moral Molecule - Paul Zak in conversation with Zachary First

The Drucker Business Forum presents Paul Zak in conversation with Zachary First. More


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In Mixed Company: Love in LA, the world’s most diverse city

The takeway: Love may be blind and conquer much, but all three of these long-term couples have at times had to draw on a particular kind of strength. More

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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

Bruce Forman

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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

Spencer Platt/Getty Images

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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