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  • Talkies – September 20, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – September 19, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – September 14, 2017
    Excerpts form the KPFA Sponsored event "The Great White Hoax: Racism, Divide-and-Conquer and The Politics of Trumpism", given at the First Presbyterian Church in Oakland, on April 18, 201. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – September 13, 2017
    [1]Excerpts of the Audio CD "The Neuroscience of Change: A Compassion-based Program for Personal Transformation" by Kelly McGonigal. Hosted by Kris Welch. [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/The_Neuroscience_of_change.png
  • Talkies – September 12, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Why Buddhism Is True
    [1]Pulitzer Prize finalist Robert Wright connects the dots, from evolutionary psychology to the science and power of Buddhism.  Wit, a hallmark of his writing, makes the medicine go down.  With host Kris Welch. [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/buddha-581150_960_720.jpg
  • DACA! Marc Bamuthi Joseph!
    Well, he did it; rescinded DACA.   Now what, for Dreamers and progressives?  PLUS: award-winning poet, performance artist, playwright Marc Bamuthi Joseph introduces a new performance festival in SF.  The theme? Why Citizenship?  with host Kris Welch.
  • Trumpocalypse! Duck’s Breath!
    [1]The imperial Trump presidency, a far greater threat to democracy than just the Tweeter.  Veteran Washington reporter John Nichols shows where ALL the bodies are buried.  PLUS! Duck's Breath Mystery Theater has a movie!  With host Kris Welch. [1] https://kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/maxresdefault.jpg
  • Trans ban! Trump tax ‘reform! Punk in da Bay!
    A Trump ban on transgender people serving in the U.S. military is already being challenged in court.  We learn about one such lawsuit.  PLUS: the Trump/GOP next target, tax 'reform': for whom?  AND: the history of punk rock; it starts here. With host Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – August 30, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Houston! A ‘better deal’? Climate responsibility
    Flooding increases in Houston.  We get a eye-witness report.  THEN: the dems have proposed a "Better Deal", hoping to improve their electoral chances.  Will it work?  PLUS: Dean Baker on why we should be thinking about Bangladesh.  With host Kris Welch.
  • Trump attacks on environment! Antifa!
    Interior Sec'y Zinke issues his recommendations to "change' several national monuments. We get the details.  PLUS: we talk with an antifa activist.  With host Kris Welch.
  • Violence vs. non! Hate Man!
    It is vital to confront racism, fascism, white supremacy: but how?  With what weapons?  If they come looking for a fight, do we give it to them?  Or is there another way? PLUS: a tribute to Hate Man.  With host Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – August 22, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.
  • Talkies – August 17, 2017
    The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.


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Talkies March 30, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 29, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 28, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 23, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 22, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 21, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

and Taxes" with Josh Kornbluth and GOP Healthcare Repeal with Lee Fang Kris talks to Lee Fang, reporter for The Intercept. Lee breaks down the complex details of the proposed GOP Healthcare Repeal Bill and its possible affects on everyday Americans.

In addition, actor and monologist Josh Kornbluth and his brother Jake discuss their new film "Love and Taxes [1]."

Robert Reich [2] plays former I.R.S. Commissioner Sheldon S. Cohen in the film.

[1] loveandtaxesmovie.com/
[2] en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Reich

To impeach, or not to impeach There is a growing momentum to the notion of impeaching President #45. Would impeachment be a good idea (DT would be gone!)—or a bad idea (Mike Pence!)? Two of those in favor, Norman Solomon and John Bonifaz, will engage you in agreement or debate. With host Kris Welch.

Talkies March 14, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies March 9, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Gloria Steinem in San Francisco Gloria Steinem (left) and Lateefah Simon at the Brava Theater for Women in the Arts on March 6. Photo by Laura Waxmann

Gloria Steinem (left) and Lateefah Simon at the Brava Theater for Women in the Arts on March 6. Photo by Laura Waxmann

Speaking Peace [1]Excerpts of "Speaking Peace – Connecting with Others through Nonviolent Communication," by Marshall Rosenberg.

Hosted by Kris Welch and Mitch Jeserich.

[1] kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Speaking-Peace.jpg

Talkies with Guest Host Vylma V March 2, 2017 The cultural, the intellectual, the political, the spiritual—and the silly. Life as we know it, fear it, love it, question it, live it. Hosted by Kris Welch.

Talkies with Guest Host Vylma V March 1, 2017 [1]Listen to excerpts of "Pacifica Radio & James Baldwin: The Complete Collection."

[1] kpfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/James_Baldwin_5_Allan_Warren.jpg

Talkies with Guest Host Vylma V February 28, 2017 Listen to excerpts of the documentary "She's Beautiful When She's Angry" by Mary Dore; and American Women Making History, 1963-1982.

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