Hearing Loss with Punk Rocker, Kathy Peck

You remember when the Bay Area was filled with the sounds of punk rock?  So does our guest Kathy Peck.  She played bass for the San Francisco all-woman band The Contractions.  Surprise!  All those loud shows led to hearing loss. How did she deal with that? How does music, laughter and DIY sound? She talks … Continued

Economic Update

Millennials for Revolution

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Updates on Trump’s tariffs cost Americans jobs, shifting capitalist alliances don’t change the system, Irish parliament stops investing in fossil fuels, Washington state forced fast food employers to stop rigging labor market against employees, why Germany’s “dependence” on Russia is less that the US dependence on China, and why China does not “steal” US technology. … Continued

As Ethiopia & Eritrea Sign Deal to End 20 Years of War, Will Political Prisoners Be Released Next? Migrant Children Detained in Shelters Being Drugged, Told Not to Hug, Forced to Bathe in Sinks; Salvadoran Mother Reunited with 3-Year-Old Son Says He Shows Signs of Trauma & Aggressive Behavior; Psychologists: Migrant Parents Reunited with Detained … Continued

Guest host Vylma V explores the recent hate crime incident in Chicago where a woman wearing a Puerto Rican t-shirt was verbally assaulted while a CCFPD officer stood idly by. She will be joined by Illinois State Senator Iris Martinez to get the latest on the repercussions following that incident. Also, Poet/educator Leticia Hernandez will … Continued