UpFront

Up Front – Israel/Iran, CleanPowerSF, Nnimmo Bassey, Robert Hass

Listen Download | podcast

On Israel’s sabre rattling over Iran: Muhammad Sahimi, professor at the University of Southern California and lead political columnist for the website PBS/Frontline/Tehran Bureau

On San Francisco’s bid to build clean, publicly-controlled power: David Campos, San Francisco Supervisor, District 9

On Nigeria, oil, and fighting climate change: Nnimo Bassey, chair of Friends of the Earth International, Director of Environmental Rights Action – Nigeria, winner of the Right Livelihood Award, and author of To Cook a Planet: Destructive extraction and the climate crisis in Africa

On poetry, politics, and Allen Ginsberg: Robert Hass, former US poet laureate, author of What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World

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