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What’s Next in California After Recall?; Special Report on Rise of Opioid Overdoses in Alameda County; Deadly FBI Shooting in East Oakland

A person pulls a blue hand cart piled high with narcan and harm reduction supplies
A person pulls a blue hand cart piled high with Narcan and harm reduction supplies. | Photo by Ariel Boone.

On today’s show:

0:08 – The recall election is over, what comes next in state politics? We discuss with Ben Christopher (@FromBenC), who covers state politics for CalMatters, and Flojaune Cofer (@Flojaune) an epidemiologist and senior policy director for Public Health Advocates.

0:34 – A special report on opioid overdoses during the pandemic in houseless communities in Alameda County from KPFA reporter Ariel Boone (@arielboone).

1:08 – A father of three was killed by an FBI agent in Oakland yesterday. We discuss with James Burch, Policy Director of the Anti-Police Terror Project, and President of the National Lawyers Guild SF Bay Area Chapter.

1:34 – Pamela Price (@ppricecares), civil rights attorney and a one time candidate for District Attorney in Alameda County joins us to discuss her allegation of campaign malfeasance  against members of the incumbent DA’s office.

Playlist

ArtistSongAlbumLabel
HarleighbluWho's That Girl?Tru Thoughts Covers, Vol. 2BELIEVE - Tru Thoughts
Stephan GermakovzWhere Are YouSound Of Art (Vol. 3)
Blue Dot SessionsKid KodiSkittleBlue Dot Studios
Stephan GermakovzWhere Are YouSound Of Art (Vol. 3)
Zakhar ValahaCinematic Ambient EmotionalSounds of PeaceZakhar Valaha
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