We profile artist/educator Maddy Clifford about her work and new music.
Hard Knock Radio
4:00 PM PACIFIC TIME: MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS
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.
We speak with Duane Deterville and Refa One, members of the Oakland Maroons Arts Collective about the soon to be unveiled Oscar Grant Mural and the importance of Art in the Black Liberation struggle.
We get a breakdown on what took place at the Democratic Convention in SF over the weekend via local political analyst Tonya Love. We hear excerpts from speeches via Beto Orouke, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders.
We talk with Richmond activist and educator Dubb Carolyn about Richmond pride, LGBT vs Civil Rights and Facebook Banning Black folks.
Comic Book Writer Edgardo Rodriguez (LaBoriqueena Comic) and Poor News Network (examines America’s War on the Poor)
Davey D speaks with Hip Hop pioneer and filmmaker Fab 5 Freddy about the history of marijuana, the racist drug laws aimed at Jazz musicians and Blacks and his documentary Grass Is Greener
we talk with local activist and filmmakers about new movie in Oakland about homelessness. guests: Brother Siswe, Sister Barshiba, Brother Adimu
May 19th, marks the birthday of one of America’s most important voices, Malcolm X or Al-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz as he was known in the years prior to his death. Many years after the assassination of Malcolm X, “his voice, perspective still speaks truth to power. In many ways his analysis of America’s racial divide or … Continued
NICK ESTES with ROXANNE DUNBAR ORTIZ Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock vs the Dakota Access Pipeline and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance. In 2016, a small protest encampment at the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota, initially established to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, grew to be the largest Indigenous … Continued
KPFA Presents: MAX BLUMENTHAL WHEN: MAY 16, 2019 @ 7:30 PM WHERE: ST JOHN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 2727 COLLEGE AVE, BERKELEY, CA “The Management of Savagery: How America’s National Security State Fueled the Rise of Al Qaeda, ISIS, and Donald Trump” “Max Blumenthal has spent the last decade transforming himself into one of the most vital voices … Continued