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    Today on AirTalk, we talk about yesterday's recall debate and what it means for California politics as we inch closer to the September 14th recall. Also on the show, we discuss the latest report on the LAPD's handling of the Echo Park encampment sweep; answer your COVID-19 questions; and more.

    • LAPD Report On Echo Park Homeless Camp Sweep, Plus The Situation Now
    • COVID-19 AMA: Delta Variant, Potential Vaccine Mandate And More
    • California Republicans Hold First Debate in Effort to Recall Governor Newsom, but Some Key Figures Are Missing
    • American Bureaucracy Brings With It Paperwork, Long Hours And A ‘Time Tax’
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    Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire and Andy Klein review this weekend’s new movie releases.

    • FilmWeek: ‘Jungle Cruise,’ ‘Stillwater,’ ‘The Green Knight’ And More
    • Director Tom McCarthy On Moral Ambiguity And Reassessing The Cinematic American Hero In ‘Stillwater’
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    Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Christy Lemire and Andy Klein review this weekend’s new movie releases.
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