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  1. ContinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    She drafted the legislation, signed by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkin signed into law creating the city's domestic workers' Bill of Rights on July 28, 2018. 0:34 - What would it take to turn off the spigot, and keep California's oil and gas in the ground? A campaign is growing to push Governor Brown to begin a managed decline of California's oil industry before leaving office.

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  2. Fund Drive Special: Selected speeches of Medea Benjamin, Darnell MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Thank you so much for supporting community radio this Summer Fund Drive. You can donate online now at kpfa.org or call 1-800-HEY-KPFA or 1-800-439-5732 and receive a copy of the following books: ) and Global Exchange, and author of many books.

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  3. Summer Fund Drive Kick-off: Speeches by Michael Eric Dyson, Thomas FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 24 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Today is the first day of our Summer Fund Drive - thank you so much for supporting community radio! This show features premiums offered as thank you gifts for your generous donation to support our work on UpFront, KPFA and Pacifica Radio. You can donate online now at kpfa.org or call 1-800-HEY-KPFA or 1-800-439-5732.

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  4. HowellDevine and Dirk Hamilton perform live on The Hear and Now a " Thursday, July 19, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Over the past six years, since the release of the debut recording, Delta Grooves , HowellDevine has matured into one of the hardest working and most distinctive blues groups in Northern California. On the trio's latest and fourth CD, Howl , Joshua Howell , Pete Devine , and Joe Kyle, Jr. offer their take on songs by Sonny Boy Williamson, R.L. Burnside, Robert Johnson, Hound Dog Taylor, the Meters, Blind Blake, and Steve Cropper/Don Covay, adding a couple of thoroughly convincing originals, as well.

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  5. Slave: A Human Trafficking Survivor Finds LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Jabali Smith was a 6-yr-old in Berkeley, California when he was trafficked along with his sister over the border into Mexico and held captive by a messianic doomsday sex cult. SLAVE courageously and boldly chronicles his journey as a child slave; the escape and the eventual rise from the ashes of tragedy.

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  6. Voices of Independence a " Langston HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    We are pleased to present Langston Hughes reading from collection of his poetry and reflecting on his life as a writer - to an audience at the University of California, Berkeley in the 1960s.

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  7. Immigrants Are Welcome Here! Stories of Struggle, Triumph and ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    L.A. Kauffman , author of the book DIRECT ACTION and the forthcoming HOW TO READ A PROTEST , and a tactical coordinator at Thursday's women's mass civil disobedience at the Senate Office Building, takes us inside the largest women's direct action in history. How did it come about, what happened, and what comes next? , director of the film, THE LONG RIDE , tells the story of the Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride in 2003 which paved the way for the massive mobilizations of March - May 2006.

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  8. Sunday Show a " June 17, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    In the first hour "Singapore Sling" with Dave Johnson, senior political analyst formerly at the Center for Media and Democracy and the Campaign for America's Future> In the second hour "The Return of Il Duce" Lawrence Rosenthal, Director and lead researcher of the Center for Right Wing Studies, UC Berkeley.

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  9. ContinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    It has declared itself a sanctuary mosque, where everyone is welcome. Women lead prayers, yet everyone prays together, and there is no exclusion by gender.

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  10. The Shining Star of Capitalism and its Underbelly with Guest Richard WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Mitch Jeserich speaks with renown geographer Richard Walker about the immense wealth, politics and contradictions of the San Francisco Bay Area. Richard A. Walker is professor emeritus of geography at U.C. Berkeley and author of the book Pictures of a Gone City: Tech and the Dark Side of Prosperity in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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  11. Behind the News a " May 24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Host Doug Henwood interviews UC Berkeley professor emeritus Richard Walker, about his latest book, Pictures of a Gone City: Tech and the Dark Side of Prosperity in the San Francisco Bay Area .

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  12. ContinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    He's written dozens of articles and books on a diverse range of economic, urban, and environmental geography. Walker is currently Director of the whose purpose is to inventory all New Deal public works sites in the US and recover the lost memory of government investments for the good of all.

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  13. The Greek Economic Crisis and the History of DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Yanis Varoufakis has been at the center of the Greek economic crisis for as long as it has been going on. Though out of the news it is still a reality for the people living in Greece and Europe.

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  14. Legendary singer and activist Barbara Dane visits The Hear and Now a " May 3, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Celebrating the release of a new double CD anthology, Hot Jazz, Cool Blues and Hard-Hitting Songs , a survey of 60 years of her music, singer and activist Barbara Dane returns to KPFA to share music from the new collection and talk with host Derk Richardson about her career, her music, her politics, and such new developments as a documentary film in the works by Maureen Gosling, a forthcoming autobiography, and the Barbara Dane Legacy Project. On May 12, Barbara will celebrate her 91st birthday, and on May 17 she will appear in a CD-release concert at the Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse in Berkeley, along with the Tammy Hall Trio , with special guest from Cuba Pablo Menendez .

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  15. Bookwaves a " May 3, 2018: Michael David LukasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Michael David Lukas, author of "The Oracle of Stamboul," whose most recent novel is "The Last Watchman of Old Cairo," in conversation with Richard Wolinsky. "The Last Watchman of Old Cairo" tells the story of a family hired a thousand years ago to guard a synagogue in Cairo, and of a secret scroll that may or may not exist.

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  16. Slave: A Human Trafficking Survivor Finds LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Jabali Smith was a 6-yr-old in Berkeley, California when he was trafficked along with his sister over the border into Mexico and held captive by a messianic doomsday sex cult. SLAVE courageously and boldly chronicles his journey as a child slave; the escape and the eventual rise from the ashes of tragedy.

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  17. ContinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    The Vicious Cycle that has Undermined the Common Good of the US Society. Then, The Science and Spirit of the Ocean.

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  18. ContinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    As teachers take to the streets especially in red states and in Oklahoma they began their second week of the strike, we talk about the economics of teaching with Sylvia Allegretto . She is a labor economist and co-chair of the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics at the University of California, Berkeley.

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  19. Full Acceptance of Self a " A Conversation with E.N. HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Host Marlena Willis talks with E.N. Hill , who describes themselves as a black, gay, gender non-binary, Christ-loving non-Christian. They practice a family of religious diversity: God as father, the earth and earth-based practices as mother, Buddhism as lover, and African spiritual practices as grandparents.

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  20. Duck Baker live in the studio on The Hear and Now a " March 22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Host Derk Richardson welcomes the return of fingerstyle guitarist Duck Baker -to the Bay Area, where he lived for many years before moving to England, and to KPFA. Stefan Grossman , who knows a thing or three about playing the instrument, says, "Duck Baker is a true genius of the guitar."

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