On today’s show, we have an update on the 2020 election polls, a recap of last week’s Youth Climate Strike, and an update on the Varsity Blues scandal. We cover protests surrounding the new L.A. Clippers stadium in Inglewood. We get student opinions on the local elections and how cities are responding to the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement. All that and more, from where we are.

Producers: Zazu Lippert, Aiyonna White, and Isaiah Murtaugh

Hosts: Sophia Hausch and Yana Carr

Technical Director: Yuki Liang

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New poll shows Warren, Sanders losing to Trump in battleground states
By Jillian Carroll

A recent poll conducted by the New York Times and Siena College shows former Vice President Joe Biden is the only candidate who could beat Donald Trump in key battleground states.

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Led by activist Greta Thunberg, young people strike for climate change
By Rebecca Katz

Greta Thunberg joins a thousand students and families to advocate for climate change policies.

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Cities step up as the Trump administration leaves the Paris Climate agreement
By Felicia Tapia

As President Trump announced the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Agreement, several cities, including Los Angeles, have formulated their own strategies for combating climate change on the global stage.

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Rodney Reed case draws national attention
By Ari Taylor

For over 20 years, Rodney Reed has been on death row for the murder of Stacey Stites. Social media activism has fueled campaigns and campaigns calling for a retrial of Rodney Reed.

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Loughlin and Giannulli plead not guilty to new charges in USC admissions scandal
By Alisha Morales

The legal battle continues for actress Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli as the couple rallies to fight new charges in the Varsity Blues college admissions scandal.

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Uplift Inglewood Coalition holds rally to protest construction of L.A. Clipper Stadium
By Seline Shenoy

A group of about 20 activists for Inglewood gathered outside L.A. city hall to protest the construction of the new $1 billion dollar basketball arena in Inglewood for the Clippers. They say the land should be used for affordable housing.

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Root Source: Ginger
By Isaiah Murtaugh, Chace Beech

Know anyone in your life who has that special orange glow in their hair? Well send them your well-wishes because November 5 National Redhead Day! A special, spicy Root Source for National Redhead Day.

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’Terminator: Dark Fate’ disappoints at box office
By Brandon Rowe

The sixth film in the Terminator series opened to positive reviews, but low box office numbers.

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Airbnb bans ‘party houses’ from its platform
By Shuqi Zhou

The ban comes after a shooting in Northern California at a Halloween party left 5 people dead.