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Plains All American Sentenced for the 2015 Refugio Oil Spill

Thursday, May 02nd, 2019
KCSB Reporter Anita Carraher spoke to Linda Krop, legal council for the Environmental Defense Center on last week’s sentencing of Plains All American for the 2015 Refugio Oil Spill. Photo provided courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ventura
KCSB Reporter Anita Carraher spoke to Linda Krop, legal council for the Environmental Defense Center on last week’s [...]

Current State of Mexico under President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Thursday, May 02nd, 2019
Mexico has had a new president since January, so how have things changed, for better or worse? KCSB's Harry Lawton talked with an American commentator in Mexico City to assess the progress the new President has made in dealing with the many problems facing his country and administration.
Mexico has had a new president since January, so how have things changed, for better or worse? KCSB's Harry Lawton t [...]

The Rippling Effects of America’s Teacher Shortage

Wednesday, May 01st, 2019
A report aiming to capture the magnitude of the US’s teacher shortage was released by the Economic Policy Institute last month. Tine Sloan, an associate teaching professor at the university of California, Santa Barabara, talked to KCSB about the shortage and its causes, as well as how organizati [...]
A report aiming to capture the magnitude of the US’s teacher shortage was released by the Economic Policy Institute [...]

UCSB A.S. holds Town Hall of Food Security

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
On Tuesday, April 16th, The Associated Students of UCSB held a townhall to re-evaluate the communities progress towards Food Security of students and the community of Isla Vista. KCSB reporter Kody Chong covers the issues brought by speakers and community members at the town hall.
On Tuesday, April 16th, The Associated Students of UCSB held a townhall to re-evaluate the communities progress toward [...]

What Comes after Sudan’s Revolution?

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
What can the Sudanese look forward to after the ousting of their president? KCSB's Nassef Mohsen Ali contextualizes the events in Sudan by looking back on the events of the Arab Spring.
What can the Sudanese look forward to after the ousting of their president? KCSB's Nassef Mohsen Ali contextualizes th [...]

Santa Barbara Faces 2023 housing Mandate

Thursday, April 25th, 2019
Anyone who’s tried to rent in Santa Barbara knows it’s hard to find a place to live, and now the state of California is calling on Santa Barbara to build more units by 2023. KCSB’s Robert Stark talked to city planner Renee Brooke about how the city is working to meet the goal.
Anyone who’s tried to rent in Santa Barbara knows it’s hard to find a place to live, and now the state of California i [...]