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  • Sunday Show – August 12, 2018
    Hosted by Philip Maldari, topics range from current political events, author interviews (usually non-fiction), world history, and science, to gardening.
  • Sunday Show – August 5, 2018
    In the first hour “Deep State on the Rocks” with David Talbot, author of “The Devil’s Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America’s Secret Government”. In the second hour “America First, or Second…maybe Third” with Chip Berlet, researchforprogress.org, Independent Investigative Journalist.
  • Sunday Show – July 29, 2018
    In the first hour “Threatening the Middle East” with Reese Erlich, Foreign Correspondent, author of the forthcoming book “The Iran Agenda Today: The Real Story from Inside Iran and What’s Wrong with US Policy” https://www.routledge.com/The-Iran-Agenda-Today-US-Policy-and-Middle-East- Crisis-in-a-New-Era/Erlich/p/book/9781138599062. In the second hour “Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran” by Medea Benjamin, co-founder Global Exchange and Code Pink.
  • Sunday Show – July 22, 2018
    In the first “Walking Back the Walk Back” with John Nichols, author of “Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America” and Washington correspondent for The Nation. In the second hour “psychotic leadership syndrome” with Karen J. Greenberg author of “Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State” and Director of the Center on National Security at Fordham University School of Law.
  • Sunday Show – July 15, 2018
    In the first hour “Helsinki Dreaming” with Anthony D’Agostino, Prof. of History, San Francisco State Univ. In the second hour “Farm Work Is Skilled Labor” with David Bacon, photojournalist, author, political activist, and union organizer.
  • Sunday Show – July 8, 2018
    In the first hour “Commander in Chief on the March” with Michael Klare, Senior Visiting Fellow at the Arms Control Association in Washington. In the second hour “Trade Wars Are Easy to Win” with Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.
  • Sunday Show – July 1, 2018
    In the first hour “Crack Up in Washington” with Bill Fletcher, Jr., co-founder of the Center for Labor Renewal co-author of “Solidarity Divided: The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path toward Social Justice”. In the second hour “Election of the Century in Mexico” with Michael Lettieri, Senior Research Fellow at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs.
  • Sunday Show – June 24, 2018
    In the first hour, LGBTQI Pride Day with tommi avicolli mecca, journalist, housing activist, and artist and Jenny Pizer, Senior Counsel and Director, Law and Policy Project, Lambda Legal. In the second hour, So Much for the Huddled Masses, Catherine Tactaquin, Executive Director, National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.
  • Sunday Show – June 17, 2018
    In the first hour “Singapore Sling” with Dave Johnson, senior political analyst formerly at the Center for Media and Democracy and the Campaign for America’s Future> In the second hour “The Return of Il Duce” Lawrence Rosenthal, Director and lead researcher of the Center for Right Wing Studies, UC Berkeley.
  • Sunday Show – June 10, 2018
    In the first hour “What Happened on Tuesday?” with Tim Redmond, editor of 48hills.org, former editor of the SF Bay Guardian. In the second hour “The Press and Trump” with Robert McChesney, Professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in the Department of Communication and co-founded Free Press.
  • Sunday Show – June 3, 2018
    In the first hour an update on Palestine with Ziad Abas of the Middle East Children’s Alliance. In the second hour “Zero Tolerance at the Border” with Karen Musalo Professor of International Law & Director, Center for Gender & Refugee Studies at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.
  • Sunday Show – May 27, 2018
    In the first hour, “Who Needs Diplomacy?” with Reese Erlich, Foreign Correspondent. In the second hour, “Chaos on the Potomic” with Karen J. Greenberg,author of “Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State”.
  • Sunday Show – May 20, 2018
    In the first hour Yanis Varoufakis, former Finance Minister of Greece and co-founder of the International Movement to Revive Democracy in Berkeley May 16> In the second hour “Occupation of the American Mind”.
  • Sunday Show – May 13, 2018
    In the the first hour “The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code”. In the second hour “Gaza: An Inquest into Its Martyrdom” with Norman Finkelstein.
  • Sunday Show – May 6, 2018
    In the first hour “Nightmare on the Potomac” with John Nichols, author of “Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America” and Washington correspondent for The Nation. In the second hour “If I Were a Rich Man” with Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research cepr.net.


Archived Snapshot: 2017-04-02

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Sunday Show April 2, 2017 In the first hour "Governing 101" with Robert Scheer, editor of truthdig.com.
In the second hour "Anxious Democracy: The First Hundred Days of the Trump Presidency" with Lawrence Rosenthal, Executive Director of the Center for Right Wing Studies, UC Berkeley.

Sunday Show March 26, 2017 In the first hour "Bake Sales for the Pentagon" with Michael Klare, Prof. Peace and World Security Studies, Hampshire College. In the second hour "More Money for the Deserving Rich" with Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research. cepr.net

Sunday Show March 19, 2017 Hosted by Philip Maldari, topics range from current political events, author interviews (usually non-fiction), world history, and science, to gardening.

Sunday Show March 12, 2017 In the first hour Health Care for Some with Michael Lighty, policy director of the National Nurses Union and Joe Flower, author of Beyond Reform". In the second hour The Tide Is Turning: Celebrating San Francisco Bay with David Lewis, Executive Director of Save The Bay and David Loeb, publisher of Bay Nature.

Sunday Show March 5, 2017 In the first hour Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt".
In the second hour for the American Dream: Noam Chomsky".

Sunday Show February 26, 2017 In the first hour Ruth Conniff, editor-in-chief of The Progressive, will discuss the progressive agenda in the age of Trump. In the the second hour Richard Wolff, Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, and currently a visiting professor at the New School University in New York, spoke in Berkeley last week: An Evening of Lucid Economics and Caustic Wit.

Sunday Show February 19, 2017 In the first hour "Trump-Gate: When Will It End?" with John Nichols, Washington correspondent for The Nation. In the second hour "Trump, the Middle East Deal Maker" with Juan Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan.
his blog: Comment" (juancole.com).

Sunday Show February 5, 2017 In the first hour Passing in the Night: Walter Murch in the Land of Astrophysicists" by Lawrence Weschler, former staff writer for the New Yorker. In the second hour People Power at the Barricades with Norman Solomon co-founder, RootsAction.org and author of, "War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death".

On the Legality of Trump's Immigrant Ban In the first hour, The Truth Shall Set You Free, with Karen J. Greenberg author of Justice: The Making of the Security State" and Director of the Center on National Security at Fordham University School of Law. In the second hour, America First Around the World, with Chris Toensing, editor of Middle East Report.

SFO Protest Against Muslim ban -Photo by Brian Edwards-Tiekert

Sunday Show January 22, 2017 In the first hour Trump on the March at Interior, EPA and Labor with Judy Conti, Federal Advocacy Coordinator, at the National Employment Law Project, and Mary Anne Hitt, Director of the Beyond Coal Campaign, at the Sierra Club. In the second hour Hail to the Chief with Ruth Conniff, editor-in-chief of The Progressive.

Sunday Show January 15, 2017 In the first hour, The End of Healthcare As We Know It with Ron Pollack, Founding Executive Director of Families USA, the national organization for health care consumers. In the second hour, Jeff Sessions at Justice with Chip Gibbons, Policy and Legislative Counsel for the Bill of Rights Defense Committee and Britney Wilson, Attorney and Bertha Justice Institute Fellow at the Center for Constitutional Rights.

Sunday Show January 8, 2017 In the first hour "Robbing the Bank" with William Black, Assoc. Professor of Economics and Law at Univ. of Missouri Kansas City, former E.D. of the Federal Home Loan Bank Board, author of Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own One: How Corporate Executives and Politicians Looted the S&L Industry", will discuss Trump's cabinet nominees.
In the second hour "The Russians Are Coming" with Anthony D'Agostino, Prof. of History, San Francisco State Univ., and author of Rise of Global Powers: International Politics in the Era of World Wars", and Russian Revolution: 1917 1945″.

Sunday Show January 1, 2017 On New Year's morning a round up of the year that was and predictions about the year to come with:
Marion Nestle, author of Politics: Taking on Big Soda and Winning"
Ishmael Reed, author of, Complete Muhammad Ali"
Krissy Keefer, art director of the Dance Brigade, celebrating its 40 years of art activism
Kevin Gray,co-editor, Trayvons: An Anthology of American Violence"
Karen J. Greenberg, author of Justice: The Making of the Security State"
Phyllis Bennis, author of ISIS and the Global War on Terror, A Primer"
Dean Baker, author of How Globalization
and the Rules of the Modern Economy Were Structured to Make the Rich Richer"
Lawrence Rosenthal, Executive Director of the Center for Right Wing Studies, UC Berkeley

Sunday Show with Jose Ruiz [1] Christmas Music by bdesham

Christmas music with Jose Ruiz, sitting in for Philip Maldari.

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Sunday Show December 11, 2016 In the first hour of the Unjust: Behind the US Saudi Alliance" with Medea Benjamin, co founder of Global Exchange and co founder of Code Pink. In the second hour the Impossible! A Radical Manifesto" by Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn.

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