Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1 @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting, hosted by Davey D and Anita Johnson.
Hard Knock Radio
Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1fm @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting. Hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson give voice to issues ignored by the mainstream while planting seeds for social change.
Today on HardKnock: The hashtag #MissingDCGirls have become a hot topic on social media, and have sparked public outrage as to the several cases involving missing Black and Latina teenagers in the Washington, DC area. However, there seems to be a bit of confusion as to what’s fact or fiction as it relates to Missing … Continued
We speak with Ernesto Omar Falcon of Electronic Frontier Foundation about the newly proposed laws to get rid of privacy on the internet. Later we talk to Oakland businessman Ray Bobbitt about lawsuit against the Raiders leaving Oakland. And sports columnist Dave Zirin chimes in about the NFL, the Raiders and Colin Kaepernick.
We speak with actor Lawrence Hilton Jacobs about the 40th anniversary of Roots. And later we speak with local actors/ activist DJ Wonway and his fellow cast of actors about “To the Bone” a play about Immigration. TO THE BONE, by Lisa Ramirez is a contemporary American drama written in the tradition of John Steinbeck’s … Continued
Today on HardKnock: The murder of Desmond Phillips at the hands of police in Chico, California. Phillips died after he was shot multiple times in an encounter with officers that began about 7:30 p.m. 3/17/17 at an apartment in the 700 block of West Fourth Avenue in Chico. We’ll speak with journalist Yessenia Funes, about … Continued
Today on HardKnock: Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and former presidential candidate Maryse Narcisse evades an assassination attempt that leaves at least two people wounded. When Haitian police fired at a motorcade carrying former president Aristide, Haiti’s first democratically elected president. We’ll speak with Pierre Labossiere, the co-founder of Haiti Action Committee about the assassination … Continued
we speak with Palestinian rap trio Shoruq and political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal with the “Discussion Class”.
Davey D talks with David Roach about the Oakland International Film Festival and Poor News Network explores America’s War on the Poor.