Last Build Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:16:43 +0000
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:40:57 +0000Details about the 19 th annual Bay Area Dance Week, a vibrant celebration with over 700 free events including classes, performances, open rehearsals, and lectures. It takes place through April 30.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:49:17 +0000A conversation with Timothy Walker about his new book Teach Like Finland: 33 Simple Strategies for Joyful Classrooms . Finland has earned awards for creating a top tier education system.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:19:54 +0000This week, we’ll discuss coverage of Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's narrow referendum victory and the alarming attacks on Turkish journalists and media organizations.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:08:39 +0000A conversation with doctor turned journalist, Elisabeth Rosenthal about her new book, An American Sickness, How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take it Back .
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:56:15 +0000A conversation with Dr. Ajay Chaudry, a social policy analyst and co-author of Cradle to Kindergarten: A New Plan to Combat Inequality . Compared to other advanced economies, the US government invests less in children under the age of five.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:50:12 +0000We speak with scientists about the Trump administration’s attacks on science.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 07:01:00 +0000We'll have a discussion about ride hailing companies and how they are impacting transportation and life in the Bay Area. In 2016, San Francisco had the third worst traffic congestion in the nation.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 07:32:39 +0000On Thursday, the US military dropped a massive 22,000-pound bomb in eastern Afghanistan. How are the media covering the human cost of the “war on terror” in Afghanistan?
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 07:43:23 +0000A conversation with T. R. Reid about his new book, A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System . He says the US tax code is overstuffed with loopholes, which do not work for anyone—except tax lawyers, accountants, the wealthy, and corporations.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:53:35 +0000How do race and class affect how police and the media respond to missing persons cases and crimes?
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 13:18:04 +0000Californians’ electricity bills are higher than the rest of the country. What explains this?
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:31:39 +0000Since the inauguration, the Trump administration has sharply increased drone attacks on Yemen and bombings in Iraq. Trump also appointed a pro-settlement ambassador to Israel, and ordered a missile strike on Syria.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:06:33 +0000On Thursday, the US military launched 59 cruise missiles on a Syrian military airfield. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the attack did not signal a change in US policy or its military involvement in Syria. Why did the US bomb Syria?
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 07:01:00 +0000How are artists resisting and organizing?
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 07:09:55 +0000Donald Trump’s victory has created fear, uncertainty and anxiety for many Americans. People say they are concerned about deportations, the travel ban, education, the future of the planet, and social programs.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:09:20 +0000How does private financing for public infrastructure work?
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 07:01:00 +0000We’ll speak with the New Yorker’s Jane Mayer about Robert Mercer, the hedge-fund billionaire who made major investments to ensure Donald Trump’s victory.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:15:48 +0000This week, the House of Representatives voted to revoke an Obama era privacy rule, which required Internet providers to ask for your permission before selling your browsing history to the highest bidder. Major telecom companies including AT&T and Verizon lobbied to kill privacy protection rules.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:55:40 +0000How are the lives of transgender people under increasing threat?
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:00:00 +0000What will the next four years look like for public education? Betsy DeVos , the new Secretary of Education, has spent years successfully working to privatize education in Michigan, and Donald Trump's budget calls for $9 billion in cuts to the Department of Education .