“We Are Living at a Critical Moment of History”: The Pope on Poverty, Immigration & Climate Change; Female Priests Stage Die-In Outside D.C. Church Urging Pope Francis to Open Priesthood to Women; A Look at the Life of One of Pope’s “4 Great Americans”: Catholic Worker Founder Dorothy Day; Inside Exxon’s Great Climate Cover-Up: From … Continued


Dr. Mary’s Monkey: How the Unsolved Murder of a Doctor, a Secret Laboratory in New Orleans and Cancer-Causing Monkey Viruses are Linked to Lee Harvey Oswald, the JFK Assassination and Emerging Global Epidemics. With Host Bonnie Faulkner. Click Here to Donate to KPFA Today


With Bertrand M. Patenaude, lecturer at Stanford University, research fellow at the Hoover Institution Library and Archives, and author of the book Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolutionary. About the book: Few political figures of the twentieth century have aroused as much passion, controversy, and curiosity as Leon Trotsky. His role in history—his epic rise and fall, … Continued


Pope Francis in the USA: Calling for Revolution of Tenderness, Pope Touches Down in Richest Nation; Native Groups Protest Pope Francis’ Canonization of Junípero Serra over Role in California Genocide; Cancer Patient Married to Undocumented Man Among 100 Women Who Marched 100 Miles to See Pope; From Garbage Offensives to Occupying Churches, Actions of the … Continued


Pope Francis in the USA: Calling for Revolution of Tenderness, Pope Touches Down in Richest Nation; Native Groups Protest Pope Francis’ Canonization of Junípero Serra over Role in California Genocide; Cancer Patient Married to Undocumented Man Among 100 Women Who Marched 100 Miles to See Pope; From Garbage Offensives to Occupying Churches, Actions of the … Continued


Today on Flashpoints: We explore the secret government of the United States with noted investigative reporter, David Talbot and professor, author, investigative historian, Peter Dale Scoot.  Also we continue our drum-beat coverage of the battle for a special memorial in San Francisco, recognizing the suffering caused by the program of forced mass rape of enslaved … Continued