Fund drive special with East Bay Yesterday; Plus, in depth on covid and monkeypox coverage

East Bay Yesterday’s host Liam O’Donoghue will host a special KPFA chartered boat tour of the East Bay waterfront on July 31st

0:08 – Dr. John Swartzberg, clinical professor emeritus of infectious diseases at UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health, joins us to discuss the latest COVID science and answer listener questions. This week, we spent the whole hour with him, to also discuss the spreading monkeypox virus.

FUND DRIVE SPECIAL – Make any pledge and receive The Politics of Sex, a collection of powerful women speakers busting myths and breaking taboos about the reality of women’s lives, including the voices of Gloria Steinem, Angela Davis, and Eve Ensler.

1:09 – We take a journey into history, bringing you selections from Liam O’Donoghue‘s (@liam_odonoghue) East Bay Yesterday episode that focuses on Oakland’s 1946 general strike.

FUND DRIVE SPECIALFor a donation of $500, join Liam O’Donoghue, host of the popular series East Bay Yesterday, on a 2 ½ hour intimate and historical boat tour along the East Bay waterfront. We’ve chartered Fish Emeryville’s “Pacific Pearl” for this glorious evening cruise on Sunday July 31st and we hope that you can join KPFA on this magical evening. (Please note, unfortunately this excursion is not wheelchair accessible).


Artist Song Album Label
The Andrews SistersPistol Packing’ MamaBD Music Presents The Andrews SistersMERLIN - BDMUSIC
Glenn MillerDoin' The Jive (Album Version)Best Of The Big BandsSME - Legacy/Columbia
The Underscore OrkestraJazzy AshesThe Extraordinary Adventures Of...The Underscore Orkestra