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Davey D and Jeff Chang talk Black-Asian solidarity and new edition of “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop”; plus, Dr. John Swartzberg answers questions about the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine

On this show:

0:08 – Mitch Jeserich joins us to talk about the status of COVID-19 economic relief in Congress, outrage over Biden’s military strike in Syria, the issue of qualified immunity for police officers, and other legislative news to watch in Washington, D.C. You can hear Mitch on Letters and Politics weekdays at 10AM.

0:34 – John Swartzberg is clinical professor emeritus of infectious diseases at UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health. He takes listener calls about COVID-19 and the new Johnson & Johnson one-dose vaccine.

1:08 – Talking about the new young adult adition of Can’t Stop Won’t Stop and Black-Asian solidarity with Jeff Chang and Davey D. The book is available for a contribution to KPFA of $100.

Jeff Chang has written extensively on culture, politics, the arts, and music. His books include Can’t Stop Won’t Stop, Who We Be, and We Gon’ Be Alright.

Davey D Cook is hip hop historian, adjunct professor at San Francisco State, host of KPFA’s Hard Knock Radio, and co-author with Jeff Chang of the new Young Adult Edition of Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A Hip Hop History

Playlist

ArtistSongAlbumLabel
Sugarhill GangRapper's Delight15 Songs Every Man Should Listen To - 80's HitsWM Benelux BV
Beastie BoysPaul revereLicensed to IllDigital Distribution Trinidad and Tobago
2PacChangesThe Best of 2Pac - Pt. 1: ThugUniversal Music
The CoupThe GuillotineOnce Upon a Time in 2012OUAT 2012
Childish GambinoThis Is AmericaThis Is AmericamcDJ Recording/RCA Records
The Sugarhill GangRapper's DelightRapper's DelightWMG - Non-Wea/Other
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