One corner of the reservation about a million and a half acres, is even worse off because of something known as the Bennett Freeze. Here about 8,000 Navajo people have lived paralyzed in a state of poverty, extreme even by Navajo standards.
It's time for Tuesday Reviewsday, our weekly new music segment. This week, we chat with music programmer Morgan Rhodes and Soul-Sides.com author Oliver Wang to hear their thoughts on what's new in music.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Mars Curiosity landing. Congressman Adam Schiff — a Democrat from Burbank — has been pushing back against the Obama Administration's proposed cuts to planetary science research.
Guest host Tess Vigeland speaks with Shelley Bennett, author of "The Art of Wealth: The Huntingtons in the Gilded Age", about how the famous family built their fortune and became so enamored with collecting art.
Take Two, exclusively on 89.3 KPCC, 89.1 KUOR and 90.3 KVLA in southern California, and on 88.9 KNPR in Las Vegas, captures the spirit of the West in a conversational, informal, witty style and examines the cultural issues people are buzzing about.