Community Upliftment Through Local Activism: A Conversation on Hard Knock Radio

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In a recent episode of Hard Knock Radio, host Davey D sat down with key figures from the Oakland community to discuss upcoming events and the state of local businesses. Jacky Johnson of Urban Peace Movement, Rita Forte of the Olive Street Agency, and DJ Fuze of Digital Underground shared their insights and experiences on …

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In Conversation with Kali Akuno PT1

In this episode of Hard Knock, Davey D speaks with Kali Akuno about fascism and the loss of Democracy. 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, hosted by Davey D and Anita Johnson.


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Democrats in a Panic Over Biden’s Struggles and The 2024 Election (Part Two) and Unhoused Teach-In

In this episode of Hard Knock Radio, host Davey D sat down with James Lance Taylor Ph.d, professor of politics at the University of San Francisco about the democratic party existing in a panic over Biden’s performance polls and the upcoming election, 2024. Later Homeless advocate Needa B talks about the unhoused issue in Oakland, … Continued


In a recent episode of Hard Knock Radio, host Davey D engaged in a thought-provoking conversation with Lawrence Ross, a renowned historian and author. Ross is best known for his critically acclaimed books, “The Divine Nine: The History of African American Fraternities and Sororities” and “Blackballed: The Black and White Politics of Race on America’s … Continued