Act One Radio Drama

Act One Radio Drama – September 16, 2007

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Taking Flight by Adriana Sevan A deeply compelling, truly funny, and sexy tale that is a celebration of life and the power of forgiveness. Adriana Sevan’s story centers around the friendship between herself and her best friend Rhonda as their lives are forever changed by the events of September 11th. In a tour-de-force performance, Sevan … Continued


Special Broadcast

KPFA Special Broadcast – September 10, 2007

Pacifica Radio will provide live gavel-to-gavel coverage of the joint hearing of the House Committees on Foreign Affairs and Armed Services. The hearing will feature testimony from General David Petraeus, Commanding General in Iraq, and Ryan Crocker, US Ambassador to Iraq. With anchor Mitch Jeserich, progressive analysts, and your phone calls.


Hard Knock Radio

Hard Knock Radio – September 6, 2007

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More coverage of the Hurricane Katrina & Rita International Tribunal in New Orleans. We hear testmomy from a group of young education activists known as The Fyre Youth Squad. Later in the program, Anita Johnson speaks with Gloria Crowell, the event co-chair of the AIDS walk east bay 2007.


The History Of Funk

The History Of Funk – August 17, 2007

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The Harry Weinger Interview Polygram VP Harry Weinger is one of the most important people in our time responsible for "saving the funk." As an engineer in the Polydor vaults, Harry Weinger has discovered, recovered and remastered classic and legendary funk from James Brown, Parliament, the Ohio Players, Cameo, Kool & the Gang, Con Funk … Continued


Talkies

Saturday Morning Talkies – August 11, 2007

Journalist John Ross, live from Mexico City. And poet and novelist Ishmael Reed turns pianist with The Ishmael Reed Quintet, on their debut CD "For All We Know". With host Kris Welch, nine to ten a.m. guests: poet, author, journalist John Ross (his piece on the killing of photographer Brad Will in Chiapas is on … Continued


Womens Magazine

Women’s Magazine – July 16, 2007

KPFA’s Women’s Magazine looks at two women spiritual teachers, Arrina Weisman and Cheryl Dawson. Arinna Weisman has studied insight meditation with Ruth Denison and Thich Nhat Hanh and in many other traditions. Locally, she leads LGBT meditation retreats at Spirit Rock and she is the co-author of the book, "A Beginner’s Guide to Insight Meditation." … Continued


The Morning Show

The Morning Show – July 16, 2007

On the ground in Iraq, a Surge of Deterioration Carl Conetta, co-director of the Project on Defense Alternatives, Dahr Jamail, Independent Journalist, covering the Middle East. His most recent article on Tom Dispatch: Iraq on My Mind, Thousands of Stories to Tell — And No One to Listen, U.S. Contractors in Iraq and at home … Continued