Get Ready To Vote: Health-Related Ballot Measures

Are YOU ready to vote?  The election is almost here and with a record number of ballot measures lots of voters are still undecided and confused. About Health Host, Dr Will Courtenay, and guests, will examine five health-related state propositions, and three local soda tax measures. Guests:  Deborah Malbec, President of the East Bay League of Women Voters, and … Continued


Featuring new music from Brooklyn duo Lewis Del Mar with a track off their debut self-titled LP out via Columbia Records. London quintet Vanishing Twin with a track off their latest album Choose Your Own Adventure out via Soundway Records. Solo project from musician Oliver Perry who records under the moniker D.D. Dumbo who shares … Continued


The final debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place on Wednesday evening in Las Vegas and I spent the day in Sin City courtesy of Truthdig.com. On today’s show we’ll have special coverage of the third Presidential debate and share with you news and views that don’t make it into our mainstream media. … Continued


A discussion about Proposition Q in San Francisco, which would outlaw people sleeping in tents on sidewalks, with Jennifer Friedenbach, Executive Director for the Coalition on Homelessness. and a discussion of the new book All The Indians Died Off: And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans with co-authors Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker.


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Host Derk Richardson presents the touring and recording duo of drummer Scott Amendola and Hammond organist Wil Blades live in the KPFA performing studio, with Tony Ferro engineering. The Amendola vs. Blades debut recording, “Greatest Hits,” has just been released. The East Bay CD-release show takes place Friday, Oct. 21, at The Ivy Room. Check … Continued