“The Times” is a podcast from the Los Angeles Times hosted by columnist Gustavo Arellano along with reporters from our diverse newsroom. Every weekday, our podcast takes listeners beyond the headlines, with our West Coast outlook on the world. News, entertainment, the environment, immigration, politics, the criminal justice system, the social safety net, food and culture — “The Times” exists at the epicenter of it all. Through interviews and original stories, “The Times” is the audio guide you need to understand the day’s news, the world and how California shapes it. Listen everywhere podcasts are available.
An Indigenous language, back from the brink
The Serrano people of Southern California saw their Indigenous language almost vanish. Ernest Siva is bringing it back.
Standing up for Black lives at the border
How a suburban mom became an activist by leaning into her Afro-Latina identity
Where carne asada is a crime
Mexican street food has been a part of California for over 140 years. Why do officials still harass vendors?
An American West with no snow?
California had one of the snowiest Decembers on record. Better enjoy the winter wonderland while you can.
The pandemic will end. We promise.
Let's put COVID-19 in perspective. Today we explore centuries of pandemics, how they all ended and what we've learned from them.
Nikole Hannah-Jones on her triumphs and trolls
L.A. Times executive editor Kevin Merida speaks with the award-winning reporter about her monumental project
dont catch them all, but always come out informed and keyed into an issue a little better!
I really enjoy this podcast thanks to its host Gustavo Arellano, he was a strong voice at the OC Weekly and I’m glad he is now with the LA Times, keep up the great WERK Gustavo.
More leftism being pushed.