Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

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

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

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

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

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

Yoruba Richen (via YouTube)

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

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

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

Jeanette Marantos

KPCC's Crawford Family Forum

Forcing the Spring: Inside the fight for marriage equality

Don’t miss this ringside account of a major civil rights struggle that has challenged our society’s ideas of marriage and family and changed the landscape in which men and women in many states can now choose their spouses without legal restriction. More

Community Cinema

The Crawford Family Forum

'Medora' trails underdog team, town in search of a win

Medora follows a down-but-not-out varsity basketball team whose struggles to compete parallel the town’s own fight for survival. More

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

The Crawford Family Forum

Annabelle Gurwitch & Jerry Stahl: Surviving the indignities of age with humor and honesty

Compliments, indignities, and survival stories from the edge of 50… More