UpFront – Bill McKibben, Tom Ammiano, RNC Protests

Listen Download | podcast

California’s Legislature is in the final week of its lawmaking session, with everything from tax reform to pension reform to drivers’ licenses for undocumented immigrants on the table. As the state legislature barrels towards the end of its session, San Francisco Democratic Assemblymember Tom Ammiano joins us to diccuss two of his initiatives — one to push back against the federal immigration crackdown, another to extend labor protections to domestic workers. Plus: A look at one of the most important issues that WON’T get discussed during the national party conventions: Sonali Kolhatkar talks with climate change writer and activist Bill McKibben.

Support KPFA Today

Community Powered Radio for the Bay Area and Beyond

Founded in 1949 by Lewis Hill, a pacifist, poet, and journalist, KPFA was the first community supported radio station in the USA. Keep us going another 50 years!

Secure Online Donations