Monthly Archives: March 2016

KPFA | Community Powered Radio | Update 2016-03-09

Bernie, Hillary or Revolution in the Streets? Cornel West, Dolores Huerta & Black Lives Matter Debate

03.09.16 – 6:00am

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Bernie or Hillary? Cornel West & Dolores Huerta Debate After Sanders' Upset Win in Michigan; "We Are Pushing Real Revolution": Black Lives Matter on Why They Don't Have Faith in Any Candidate; Bernie, Hillary or Revolution in the Streets? Cornel West, Dolores Huerta & Black Lives Matter Debate; Tech CEOs & Republican Leaders Met Last … Continued
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Michigan: record-breaking turnout, poll-defying victory for Sanders

03.09.16 – 7:00am

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Bernie Sanders just won a stunning upset victory in the Michigan Democratic primary, beating recent polls by more than 25 percentage points. We talk about why, what it means for the races to come, and the potential of the Sanders campaign beyond the election. Plus: Killer Whales have bigger brains than human, and they can … Continued
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Only One Thing is Certain in the 2016 Election: We Need Alternatives To the Two Party System; Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World.

03.09.16 – 8:00am

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Only One Thing is Certain in the 2016 Election: We Need Alternatives To the Two Party System; Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World.
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Bernie, Hillary or Revolution in the Streets? Cornel West, Dolores Huerta & Black Lives Matter Debate

03.09.16 – 9:00am

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Bernie or Hillary? Cornel West & Dolores Huerta Debate After Sanders' Upset Win in Michigan; "We Are Pushing Real Revolution": Black Lives Matter on Why They Don't Have Faith in Any Candidate; Bernie, Hillary or Revolution in the Streets? Cornel West, Dolores Huerta & Black Lives Matter Debate; Tech CEOs & Republican Leaders Met Last … Continued
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Only One Thing is Certain in the 2016 Election: We Need Alternatives To the Two Party System; Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World.

03.09.16 – 8:00am

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Only One Thing is Certain in the 2016 Election: We Need Alternatives To the Two Party System; Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World.
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Michigan: record-breaking turnout, poll-defying victory for Sanders

03.09.16 – 7:00am

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Bernie Sanders just won a stunning upset victory in the Michigan Democratic primary, beating recent polls by more than 25 percentage points. We talk about why, what it means for the races to come, and the potential of the Sanders campaign beyond the election. Plus: Killer Whales have bigger brains than human, and they can … Continued
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Music of the World with Joanna Manqueros – Live Performance by Kairos Youth Choir

03.08.16 – 11:00am

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Laura Kakis Serper directs Kairos Youth Choir live; this community choir has kids sing in 5 languages. This performance is a celebration of women in classical music, a genre which has been totally dominated by men. Tune in and join me in celebrating the life work of this amazing bicultural Greek American Choir Director.
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El Asesinato de Berta C√°ceres; C√°psulas Insumisas; Estrenos Musicales.

03.06.16 – 5:00pm

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El Asesinato de Berta Cáceres. Cápsulas Insumisas, por La Colectiva Libertaria. Información sobre el Porgrama de Aprendizaje de Producción de Radio de KPFA. Estrenos Musicales. Conducido y Producido por Miguel Guerrero
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Con Sabor – March 5, 2016

03.05.16 – 9:00pm

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Renowned Cuban vocalist Fito Reinoso is featured on the second edition of the Con Sabor Live Sessions, hosted by Luis Medina. Fito features music from his boleros and Cuban son project with members of Pellejo Seco and his longtime vocal partner Jose Luis Gomez . Also featured tonight will be an interview with Cuban piano … Continued
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Cover to Cover Open Book – March 9, 2016

03.09.16 – 3:30pm

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Nina Serrano interviews two exciting authors: Kathleen Weaver, poet, translator and editor; and Leon Salvatierra a Nicaraguan/San Francisco poet whose latest work chronicles the immigrant experience. Both poets read their original poems and discuss them. Enjoy!
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Women's Rights and a Healthy Planet

03.08.16 – 1:00pm

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Robert Engelman, author of More: Population, Nature, and What Women Want, discusses how support for women's reproductive rights is the best strategy for achieving a sustainable population. Visit Your Own Health And Fitness
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Arts-Waves – March 7, 2016 : The Unfortunates

03.07.16 – 3:00pm

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Jon Beavers, Ian Merrigan, Ramiz Monsef and Casey Lee Hurt, co-creators of The Unfortunates, a theatrical piece at A.C.T.'s Strand Theatre through April 10, 2016, join Richard Wolinsky for an in-depth look at the creation of this musical play.
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Nancy Reagan's Legacy; HIV Medications; and the San Francisco navigation Center

03.07.16

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Nancy Reagan's Legacy. TRUVADA and PrEP. The San Francisco Navigation Center Tom Ammiano's One Man Show "Mincing Words."

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UpFront | Update 2016-03-09

Michigan: record-breaking turnout, poll-defying victory for Sanders

03.09.16 – 7:00am

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders just won a stunning upset victory in the Michigan Democratic primary, beating recent polls by more than 25 percentage points. We talk about why, what it means for the races to come, and the potential of the Sanders campaign beyond the election. Plus: Killer Whales have bigger brains than human, and they can … Continued

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Women's Special with Guest Host Linda Khouri

03.08.16 – 7:00am

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International Women's Day! This month marks the 5th Anniversary of the popular uprisings that erupted in the small gulf nation of Bahrain. We'll hear about the women who played a major role in the unprecedented events that took place five years ago in March. Guest: Ala'a Shehabi, author of Bahrain's Uprising

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UpFront with Guest Host Marie Choi – March 7, 2016

03.07.16 – 7:00am

An hour-long news magazine with a strong focus on state and local issues. Hosted by Brian Edwards-Tiekert and produced by the KPFA News Department.

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The Day the Fund Drive Ends!

03.04.16 – 7:00am

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When the world was mired in the Great Depression, two thinkers battled over what to do. John Maynard Keynes argued that governments should create the demand that the market did not. Friedrich Hayek argued that the free market would correct itself. Keynes won, but Hayek inspired a backlash four decades later. A backlash whose consequences … Continued

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Fund Drive – Adam Smith and The Invisible Hand

03.03.16 – 7:00am

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Alan Greenspan may trace the idea that markets fix themselves back to Adam Smith, but what would Smith himself say? Return to the documentary, Capitalism for the look at the moral philosophy of the creator of "The Invisible Hand" and the book that economics forgot. Please support KPFA during our 2016 Winter Fund Drive. You … Continued

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SUPER TUESDAY!

03.02.16 – 7:00am

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Super Tuesday! Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are strong leads for the presidential nomination, but the biggest prize of the night is handed to another insurgent candidate, Ted Cruz. Guest: Andrea Grimes, digital editor at The Texas Observer.

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Rick Perlstein on Trump and what's at stake this Super Tuesday?

03.01.16 – 7:00am

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Rick Perlstein is one of the most prominent historians of right wing politics in America. He joins us to explain the Trump campaign–how it is and isn't like a fascist movement and how it's making waves in the Republican party. Will it implode or move the party further to the right? What exactly is a … Continued

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Fund Drive Special: What is Hilary Clinton's Record?

02.29.16 – 7:00am

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Democratic front runner Hilary Clinton is running on her experience. So what is her record? We discuss Doug Henwood's new book chronicling more than 4 decades of her life, My Turn: Hilary Clinton Targets the Presidency.   Please keep KPFA on the air by donating during our 2016 Winter Fund Drive! You can do that and … Continued

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Fund Drive Special: The Life of Paul Robeson

02.26.16 – 7:00am

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Paul Robeson was the son of a slave, an all-american football player, an internationally-renowned singer and actor, a powerful advocate of justice, and the victim of 8 years of black listing and travel bans. One of the places he found refuge was here at KPFA. We'll pay tribute to his life and work by airing parts … Continued

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Fund Drive: Capitalism & Debt

02.25.16 – 7:00am

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The conventional wisdom is that markets reflect how people act…that it's our nature to be greedy and competitive, but what if it's the market that makes us act that way? We take a look at the Capitalism documentary series with the work of Political Economist, Karl Polanyi.   Please support KPFA during our 2016 Winter … Continued

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