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The Herbal Highway enhances the community’s knowledge of herbal medicine and alternative choices to standard medical practices for healing. In order to have balanced life, The Herbal Highway actively supports and promotes Indigenous land rights, protection of sacred sites and the sustainability of the Earth as integral parts of individual, community and global healing. Follow us on Instagram @theherbalhighway. Hosted and produced by Karyn Sanders and Sarah Holmes. Additionally hosted by Emil ...
 
A program designed to give listeners an opportunity to talk directly with experts who understand traditional and non-traditional medicine, health, and well-being. If you have suggestions for programs or questions about KPFA, please contact Rona Renner, RN, at Rona@NurseRona.com or Dr. David Feldman, PhD, at davidf@kpfa.org.
 
A weekly public affairs show that delivers news and views about the most critical environmental issues across California and globally. From agriculture and wildlife to energy and climate change, industrial pollution to design solutions, Terra Verde brings you stories of struggle and triumph that will determine the future of our planet.
 
A half-hour radio show providing critical coverage of disability issues and bringing the insight of the grassroots disability movement to the general public. Pushing Limits advances the voices of people who live with disabilities. It is produced by a collective of media makers and activists who themselves live with disability and airs on Odd Weeks.
 
The Pacifica Evening News is a collaboration of KPFA and KPFK in Los Angeles and KFCF in Fresno. The hour-long newscast airs on all three stations each weeknight at 6:00 PM. KPFA News broadcasts news headlines throughout the day at 5:55, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 10:00, 12:00 and 4:00. Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.
 
During the lockdown, a new podcast will go live every Sunday afternoon. A podcast featuring extended interviews and discussions from the Bookwaves and Arts-Waves programs on KPFA, interviews and discussions with KPFA producers and hosts, and extended archive interviews from the Probabilities series over the past thirty years. Literature, theater, film, the visual arts: in-depth interviews from a progressive and artistic viewpoint, with long-time KPFA/Pacifica host Richard Wolinsky. New podca ...
 
During the Corona Virus lockdown, new podcasts will go live Sunday afternoons. A podcast of theater reviews by Richard Wolinsky that air on KPFA’s Up Front, Arts-Waves and Talkies programs, plus additional unaired reviews by Richard Wolinsky and C.S. Soong. Also: interviews with Bay Area artistic directors, as well as performers, playwrights, directors and others in the local theatrical industry. Review air dates can be found: http://bookwaves.homestead.com/Theatre_Reviews.html
 
This is a collaborative program where skilled hosts welcome guests and callers to practice empathy, awareness, and authentic and effective communication. Our intention is to provide skills, knowledge, and resources that empower listeners to effectively connect across differences so that we can all work together to create a world that works for life. Hosted by Nancy Kahn, Timothy Regan, and Marlena Willis.
 
Human stories, historical context and dissenting voices you won’t hear elsewhere. Covering movements fighting for important social justice issues of our time. Producers Monica Lopez, Anita Johnston, and Salima Hamirani, join with our community storytelling fellows and freelancers from around the world bring you nuanced, sound-rich radio. Let’s look behind the headlines to hear intersectional analysis, and stories of hope-filled grassroots community building from our people of color, queer, w ...
 
Themed mixes are made live and spontaneously on the air from a variety of formats and equipment. There is a plan and there is no plan. The mix consists of found sound of many kinds and from many sources, old and new, put together on the run as the continuous audio collage continues. OTE sometimes employs “Receptacle Programming,” which means you.
 
If you’re slogging through a California ballot packet the size of a phonebook, we’re here to help! We’ll be posting pro-con debates on high-stakes ballot propositions, interviews with candidates for offices that will shape the politics of the state, and special reports on everything from how the pandemic’s changing voting, to where big money’s flowing into small offices. Subscribe with Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, or by pasting this linkinto any podcast player.
 
The Project Censored Show is a weekly public affairs program that airs Fridays from 1-2 P.M. Pacific time on KPFA Pacifica Radio. The program is an extension of the work Project Censored began in 1976 celebrating independent journalism while fighting media censorship and supporting a truly free press. The program focuses on The News That Didn’t Make the News. Each week, co-hosts Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips conduct in depth interviews with their guests and offer hard hitting commentary on ...
 
The richly diverse and fascinating world of culture and politics of the Middle East and North Africa, exploring the complex web of class, gender, ethnic, religious and regional differences which separate and distinguish the ways of life and political and ideological perspectives of people in that part of the world. Co-hosted by Malihe and Mira.
 
APEX Express is a weekly magazine-style radio show featuring the voices and stories of Asians and Asian Americans from all corners of our communities. A collective of media makers, djs, and activists produce a show that airs each week on KPFA 94.1FM. APEX Express is committed to building a broader social movement for justice and collective liberation for all oppressed people, including poor and working-class people, people of color, women and queer people. We support grassroots organizing an ...
 
An hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment. Topics covered include black holes, time travel, higher dimensions, string theory, wormholes, search for extra-terrestial life, dark matter and dark energy, the future of space travel, genetic engineering, the aging process, the future of medicine, the human body shop, artificial intelligence, the future of computers and robots, as well as topics from science fiction. Hosted by Michio Kaku.
 
Suspense is a new version of the classic radio anthology series by the same name; the original ran on CBS Radio from 1942-1962, and featured a who’s-who of Hollywood talent. The scripts are an equal mix of originals and adaptations, performed by a growing company of Hollywood actors that include Adrienne Wilkinson (‘Xena’); Tucker Smallwood (‘Contact’); Elizabeth Gracen (‘Highlander’); and master voiceover artist Daamen Krall, who’s also the show’s host.
 
A New Age Talk Show. Interviews with New Thought leaders, Metaphysicians, Self Help gurus, and everyday people who have stepped out on Faith and written a new chapter in social evolution! We ‘step outside the box’ in our discussions of remedies for personal and contemporary roadblocks that seem to interfere with our ability to move forward. Join the conversation and feel validated by comments from listeners with a similar point of view. Hosted by Veronica Faisant.
 
UpFront Tech is a podcast of political conversations about technology and the tech industry.We explore how new tech affects our brains, our relationships, our society and our politics; how tech companies affect the distribution of wealth and power, and how they’re transforming specific places — like the San Francisco Bay Area, where we live.We don’t just ask what the future looks like — we ask what it should look like, and how to get there.
 
Want to know what’s really happening in labor? WorkWeek Radio provides news and in depth coverage of unions and working people in the bay area, California, nationally and internationally. WorkWeek gives an opportunity for rank and file workers and union officials to provide their viewpoints and perspectives about the sharpening class struggle in the US and around the world. It show also includes a weekly calendar of labor events in Northern California from strikes and rallies to educational ...
 
Weekly interviews with poets, performance artists, film-makers, novelists and storytellers. The first week of every month is a combined one-hour program featuring Jack Foley & Nina Serrano. The archive can be found at Cover to Cover with Jack Foley. The second week is hosted by Nina Serrano, Poet 2 Poet. The third week is hosted by Jovelyn Richards, Jovelyn’s Bistro. The fourth week is hosted by Reyna Cowan, Frame to Frame. And the fifth week (if there is one) is hosted again by Jovelyn Rich ...
 
Voices of the Middle East and North Africa is a weekly program hosted by Malihe Razazan and Mira Nabulsi. It explores the richly diverse and fascinating world of culture and politics of the Middle East and North Africa through a complex web of class, gender, ethnic, religious and regional differences. Voices of the Middle East and North Africa airs on KPFA radio, 94.1 FM, in Berkeley, CA. Online on kpfa.org or subscribe to iTunes.
 
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California's 22nd Congressional district -- which straddles Fresno and Tulare counties -- was once considered safely red. Republican representative Devin Nunes won re-election by a 35-point margin in 2016. But then Nunes, as House Intelligence Chair, became a national symbol of House Republicans' feverish defense of misconduct by Donald Trump. Nune…
 
Gamal Abdel Chasten, the artistic director of "The Breath Project," in conversation with host Richard Wolinsky. Gamal Abdel Chasten is co-founder of the project, along with Marieke Gaboury. "The Breath Project" focuses on several short works of 8 minutes and 46 seconds in length, the time it took George Floyd to die at the hands of the Minneapolis …
 
Tea Obreht, author of the magic realist western “Inland,” in conversation with Richard Wolinsky. The author of “The Tiger’s Wife” turns her attention to the American west in a tale that encompasses ghosts and camels, and the hardscrabble life of frontier families. Recorded at Book Passage Bookstore in Corte Madera, California. Encore podcast previo…
 
California is one of only ten states that ban affirmative action. Voters put the ban in our constitution during an era when Republicans started turning to anti-immigrant and anti-affirmative action policies as wedge issues that could split some white voters away from the Democratic party. Our elections reporter Ariel Boone produced this brief histo…
 
Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Trump calls the Bidens an organized crime family during official White House event in Florida President Trump criticizes Miami townhall moderator Savannah Guthrie after she questions him on coronavirus [1] Presidential candi…
 
From the Facebook event description: Passed on from a long lineage of Oakland’s Black Radical Tradition, today’s movement leaders continue to reclaim power. Just as the Black Panther Party asserted bold demands focused on creating economic, social, and political power fifty years ago, we find ourselves in a pivotal moment for radical transformation…
 
Fast fashion. It's a term used to describe the relatively new bent of the fashion industry towards cheap, trendy, disposable clothes. These clothes come with a low price tag at checkout, but at a high cost to people and the environment. Terra Verde host and Earth Island Journal [1] Managing Editor Zoe Loftus-Farren discusses these costs, and what a…
 
In light of the upcoming election and in an effort to demystify the Green New Deal, on this episode of A Rude Awakening, we speak with Ethan Elkind, the Director of the Climate Program Center for Law, Energy & the Environment at UC Berkeley, the author of Railtown and host of City Visions Radio. We are also joined with Betony Jones [1], the founder…
 
In California, a State Senator represents more people than the average member of Congress. And there's an open seat in the Bay: Senate District 15, covering big chunk of San Jose and the surrounding area. Voters will face a choice between two Democrats, which can make it hard to suss out the differences, so we walk them both through their positions…
 
[caption id="attachment_345756" align="aligncenter" width="370"] A first draft of what the mural may look like (Photo: Jilchristina Vest-wbbpmural.com [1])[/caption] 0:08 - On October 10th, 2020 President Trump signed into law the Savanna Act and the Not Invisible Act, designed to address the issue of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls…
 
Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Democrats slam Republicans rush to confirm Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. [1] President Donald Trump and Joe Biden hold separate televised town halls in lieu of debate. President's plan to send $200 prescription card to seni…
 
We speak with George Floyd's brother, Philonise Floyd about George's legacy and the importance of voting. We also explore felon disenfranchisement and the political battle to restore the voting rights of 6 million people not eligible to vote because of laws that restrict people convicted of felonies from voting. We'll meet criminal justice activist…
 
Dark O Moon Radio, Caroline hosts Robin Tala (aka Tala), artist-activist, embodied advocate of ethical business networks. Raised in Sufism, blessed by Dalai Lama, and Global politics, Incarnational Agent of Hermes, agent of standards of discernment, gently guiding out of cuckoo polarity, agent of unifying story. Let us craft our inner dedications, …
 
Under a law called Costa-Hawkins, California's local governments can't regulate rent increases in anything built after 1995 (earlier, for places that already had rent control on the books when Costa Hawkins passed), can't regulate rent increases in single-family homes, and can't regulate how much rents go up after a rent-controlled tenant moves out…
 
Bookwaves/Artwaves is produced and hosted by Richard Wolinsky. Links to announced on-line and streaming local theatre & book events [1] Bookwaves Terry Tempest Williams, whose latest collection is titled “Erosion: Essays of Undoing”, in conversation with Richard Wolinsky. Terry Tempest Williams is an environmental activist and chronicler of the wes…
 
Guest: David Quammen, science journalist, on zoonotic diseases, those like COVID-19 that leap from animals to humans. His latest book is Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic. Then, Samuel Moyn, a professor of law and history at Yale, on all the things that are wrong with the Supreme Court. Both interviews were broadcast on earli…
 
When President Theodore Roosevelt took on the biggest corporate interest of the day. Guest: Susan Berfield [1], award-winning investigative reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg News. She is the author of the book The Hour of Fate: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, and the Battle to Transform American Capitalism. Photo by Library of Cong…
 
0:08 - Amy Coney Barrett: what’s next in the Senate Cat and Brian debrief with Mitch Jeserich, host Letters and Politics, weekdays at 10AM on KPFA. 0:35 - Ballot debate: Prop 15 - Tax increase for commercial property Yes: Ben Grieff is campaign director of Evolve California, a San Francisco based grassroots organizing network, and with the Yes on P…
 
Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett refuses to weigh in on climate change, a "controversial" issue. [1] California Republican Party refuses to stop ballot harvesting, despite outcry. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell debate…
 
Today on the Show: We’ll spend the hour with national and international law scholar, Francis Boyle who said today Barrett promises to be Scalia on steroids. And as Gavin Newsom turned his back on the millions of students of color of California, we rebroadcast our recent interivew with Assrmblyman Jose Medina who's crucial bill Newsom vetoed.…
 
There are two big tax changes on California’s ballot--part of a push to roll back an era of anti-tax politics that started when California voters approved prop 13 in 1978. We’ll debate prop 15, which is pitting public sector unions against big real estate investors; and prop 19, which has pulled together an odd coalition of unions, firefighters, an…
 
Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, dodges questions on controversial issues. [1] Indigenous activists at U.S. Mexico border tear gassed for protesting border wall. Congressional hearing on climate change looks at impact of melt…
 
Today on the Show: Bestselling author and front-line vote soldier for the people, Greg Palast, joins us for a brand new edition of the Flashpoints Election Crimes Bulletin. And we will rebroadcast our in depth report on Governor Gavin Newsom’s veto of SB1257, a veto that denies domestic workers the right to health and safety protections--protection…
 
Housing is front and center in San Francisco's state senate race, where a prolific legislator faces a left-flank challenger who's secured enough funding and endorsements to pose a serious threat. We speak to both candidates about how their politics would shape California's response to its housing crisis. Plus: everything you need to know about the …
 
Amy Coney Barrett Faces First Day of Questioning Before SCOTUS Joe Biden Campaigns in Ohio As Election Hits Final Weeks. [1] Prop 15 Backers Get Out the Vote in San Francisco. [2] [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/10122020BIDENOHIO.mp3[2] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Witte-on-Prop-15-final-production.mp3…
 
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