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Living Room – August 22, 2008

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African Americans and the dems; Katrina three years later. 

What do African Americans stand to gain—or lose—from the Democrats and Barack Obama?  PLUS : It’s almost three years since the worst natural disaster in U.S. history,  and the Katrina trauma continues in the Gulf.  With host Kris Welch, noon to one.

guests: Dr. Earl Ofari Hutchinson, journalist, author, broadcaster (Huffington Post, etc.)
         Dr. Clarence Lusane, prof. International Relations, American University; former editor Black Political Agenda; author (Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice: Foreign Policy, Race, and the New American Century ’06)

         Sakura Kone, special events/ media coordinator, Common Ground Relief, New Orleans
          Wanda Sabir, poet, member Bay Area Poets and Artists, co-host Katrina poetry benefit Friday 8/22 7 p.m. Rebecca’s Books, Berkeley