Miranda Green

Miranda Green is a Los Angeles based freelance reporter covering California and the West. She’s a frequent contributor to the New York Times, New York Magazine, The Washington Post and The Atlantic among others. She’s a recipient of a 2020 Economic Hardship Reporting Project grant and frequently appears as a commentator on news shows and […]

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Industry Groups Ask California To Delay Pollution Rules, Citing Pandemic

LOS ANGELES — Industry groups are pushing for California regulators to delay new environmental measures, including those meant to promote clean air. Their reason: the economic stress the COVID-19 pandemic is putting on their businesses. Groups have sent at least six letters to California officials in the past two weeks requesting delays or modifications to […]

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‘We Should Have Pushed Harder’: Obama’s Gitmo Czars Reflect On His Failure To Close The Prison

They transferred 201 detainees, but the president didn’t keep his promise to shut down Guantanamo. On his first day in office, President Barack Obama signed an executive order directing that the Guantanamo Bay prison facility “be closed as soon as practicable, and no later than one year from the date of this order.” The prison […]

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