Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon – February 27, 2005

First Hour: The C.I.A.: from Test Tubes to Torture Guests: Michael Scheuer, author (as "Anonymous") Imperial Hubris: Why the West is Losing the War on Terror (Brassey); Lindsay Moran, author, Blowing My Cover: My Life as a CIA Spy (Putnam). Second Hour: Can It Happen Here? Again? Voting Reform after 2004 Guests: Emily Levy, Project … Continued


Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – February 24, 2005

Katrina vanden Heuvel on U.S.-Russian Relations President Bush is due to meet Russian president Vladimir Putin in the Slovakian capital of Bratislava today on the last leg of his European tour. We examine U.S.-Russian relations with Katrina Vanden Heuvel, editor of the Nation magazine. Archbishop Desmond Tutu on South Africa, Poverty and Militarism Nobel Peace … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 23, 2005

Legislation for universal health insurance to cover all Californians that would save 25 billion dollars in the first year …it would create a single-payer health care system for the state similar to the one in Canada…. Berkeley officials file suit against the University of California’s expansion plans in the city…….the action charges that U.C. did … Continued


La Raza Chronicles

La Raza Chronicles – February 22, 2005

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Voices of Latin Rock Directly from the Mission District in San Francisco, the explosive fusion of Latin, salsa and rock is chronicled in this 3 hour special We’ll be talking about the book that covers the stories of prominent Latin rock bands including Santana and Malo, examining in detail the pioneering records and the ways … Continued


Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (6 am) – February 21, 2005

The Undiscovered Malcolm X: Stunning New Info on the Assassination, His Plans to Unite the Civil Rights and Black Nationalist Movements & the 3 ‘Missing’ Chapters from His Autobiography On this the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X, we spend the hour with historian Manning Marable who has spent a decade working on … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – February 18, 2005

More documents detailing abuse and torture of prisoners at the hands of American Soldiers. …and this time, indications of a cover-up… ..documents released by the American Civil Liberties Union show the army destroyed pictures of abuse in Afghanistan after the Abu Ghraib prison scandal broke The deadliest day in Iraq since the national elections… five … Continued


The Morning Show

The Morning Show – February 11, 2005

7:00 amSister Helen Prejean. author of The Death of innocents: An Eyewitness Account of wrongful Executions, she spoke at Berkeley’s MLK Jr. Middle School on January 25th, 2005. 8:00 amSharon salzberg. co-founder of the insight Meditation Society and the Center for Buddhist Studies, author of Loving Kindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness and Faith: Trusting … Continued


APEX Express

APEX Express – January 27, 2005

Stay tuned during the Asian Lunar new year for programs featuring: popular Asian pop magazine Giant Robot editor Eric Nakamura; Japan’s Kodo – one of the world’s most exciting drum groups; more knowledge about the Asian Lunar new year with Eastwind Books, continued coverage of the aftermath of the tsunami and quake as well as … Continued