Last Build Date: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:31:34 +0000
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:01:00 +0000Rebecca Johnson and Alison Young, the creators and leaders of the citizen science program at the California Academy of Sciences, join us to discuss how ordinary people are helping build knowledge of the Bay Area’s biodiversity and how it is being impacted by climate change.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:40:53 +0000On the second day of Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearing, we'll discuss his judicial record and philosophy, and what it tells us about how he might rule on the Supreme Court.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 07:07:38 +0000How can educators offer hope and encouragement to kids who’ve been rejected by the system? The Bad Kids, a coming of age documentary, chronicles the extraordinary work of Vonda Viland , the principal at the Black Rock Continuation High School in an impoverished Mojave Desert community. Black Rock is the bad kids’ last chance.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:01:07 +0000This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the election in the Netherlands and the defeat of the anti-Muslim candidate Geert Wilders. Turnout was high at 82 percent.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:01:00 +0000We’ll have a conversation with Uriel Hernandez, recipient of the 2017 Bay Nature Local Hero award for youth engagement.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:00:53 +0000The new documentary, The Chinese Exclusion Act, examines the 1882 law that was established after decades of anti-immigrant rhetoric and violence against Chinese immigrants.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:00:53 +0000We will have a conversation with David Lewis, executive director of Save the Bay and recipient of the 2017 Bay Nature Local Hero award for Conservation Action.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:56:09 +0000What should we make of the fact that feminism has gone mainstream? Bitch Magazine founding editor Andi Zeisler explores that question in her new book, We Were Feminists Once .
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:04:41 +0000This week, we’ll discuss coverage of corporate lobbying, and how it is influencing the Republican Party's economic and healthcare policies.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:21:37 +0000Who controls California’s water?
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 08:27:44 +0000We're marking International Women's Day by speaking with with Françoise Girard, president of the International Women's Health Coalition, about Donald Trump’s executive order expanding the global gag rule.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:03:57 +0000Denis Delestrac joins us to discuss his new documentary Freightened : The Real Cost of Shipping.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:18:08 +0000What environmental protections have Congressional Republicans and the Trump administration reversed so far?
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 08:14:08 +0000On this week's media roundtable, we’ll discuss coverage of Donald Trump’s sweeping tax cuts. His administration plans to cut the top tax rate from over 39 percent to 33 percent. Several outlets are reporting on how the tax cuts will affect you. Many conclude that the numbers don’t add up.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 14:38:26 +0000How are young men redefining society’s narrow definition of masculinity? American culture often portrays masculinity as aggressive, violent, and misogynistic.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:16:47 +0000We’ll speak with Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi about his new book Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:19:58 +0000We’ll have a conversation with environmental justice activist Winona LaDuke about Native Americans' struggle to protect their lands, waters, sacred places, and treaty rights.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:01:00 +0000How are college students organizing against sweatshops? Members of United Students Against Sweatshops ( USAS ) have been fighting sweatshop conditions and poverty wages for 20 years.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:01:00 +0000This week, we’ll discuss coverage of Donald Trump's new national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster. Who is McMaster? We’ll also talk about the forced evacuation of the remaining Native Americans and their allies at Standing Rock.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:04:01 +0000Who is Ajit Pai , the new chair of the FCC?