Hard Knock Radio – July 26, 2016

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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.

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Actress Margo Hall discusses August Wilson’s, Fences.

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The tragic drama “Fences,” won August Wilson his second Pulitzer Prize in 1987. It’s the story of a fallen patriach, former negro league baseball great turned garbage man. However, under the direction of Raelle Myrick-Hodges, the Wilson classic has been revised to provide audiences with a memorably powerful image of a matriarch, played by Oakland-based … Continued

Cornel West Blasts Hillary Clinton “neoliberal disater” and Trump “neo-fascist catastrophe,” Endorses Green Party’s Jill Stein

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Stein and Cornel

“I am with her – the only progressive woman in the race,” said Dr. Cornel West. West, the renowned scholar and Dr. Jill Stein, American physician, activist, and the Green Party’s presumptive nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election spoke with Hard Knock’s host, Davey D about America’s predatory economy and … Continued

PushOut: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

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On today’s program we speak with author Monique W. Morris, about her new book PushOut: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.  An examination of the experiences of black girls across the country whose intricate lives are misunderstood, highly judged—by teachers, administrators, resource officers and the justice system—and degraded by the very institutions charged with … Continued